Federal judge who began serving on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit in 2004.
He earned a B.A., an M.B.A. and a J.D. from Washington University, St. Louis.
He was nominated to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit by President
He was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri.
He worked as the Missouri campaign director for presidential candidate Bob Dole.