Born to Earl and Edna Knitt in Clintonville, WI.
Earns a Bachelor of Science in business education from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.
Is a business education teacher at Reedsville School District in Reedsville, WI until 1987.
Achieves a Master of Science in school business management from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.
Is director of business services at the School District of Cudahy in Cudahy, WI until 1989.
Is a financial consultant for the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction in Madison, WI until 1992.
Is director of business services at the Monona Grove School District in Monona, WI until 1996.
Is director of business services at the Pulaski Community School District in Pulaski, WI until 2001.
Is superintendent of the Marion School District in Marion, WI until 2008.
Earns a specialist in administrative leadership degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Is superintendent and district administrator of the Pardeeville Area School District in Pardeeville, WI through 2021.
Serves as a part-time consultant to the new superintendent for the Pardeeville Area School District until 2022.