Party affiliation: Democrat
Bachelor of Science in Education, Baylor University, 1978. Certified teacher, Texas Administrative assistant Word, Inc., Waco, Texas, 1978-1979. Account executive Charles Wallis, Inc., Waco, 1979-1980, program director, 1980-1981.
Public communications specialist, City of Waco, 1981-1984. Program coordinator Leukemia Society of America, 1985-1987. Account representative Dewberry Computers, Birmingham, Alabama, since 1987.
Active 7th and James Baptist Church, 1974-1985, Manor Baptist Church, San Antonio, 1985-1986, Baptist Church of Covenant, Birmingham, since 1986, deacon, since 1987. Blood drive chairman American Red Cross, Waco, 1978-1984. Volunteer worker, member speakers bureau Waco Rape Crisis Center, 1980-1984.
Active General Federation Women's Clubs, 1980-1984. Co-chairman docent division Historic Waco Foundation, 1981-1983. Member publicity committee Caritas of Waco, 1980-1982.
Regional Alcohol Advisory Committee, Heart of Texas Council Governments, 1982-1984. Member Downtown Waco Goals Committee, 1983.