Party affiliation: Democrat
Executives Institute. Program developer Department Human Resources, Black Mountain, North Carolina, 1973—1974, grants manager, 1974—1976. Regional coordinator Division Mental Health, 1976—1979.
Director Rutherfordton-Polk Area Mental Health/Mental Retardation/Substance Abuse Authority, North Carolina, 1979—1982. Administrator American Red Cross Specialty Hospital, Black Mountain, 1982—1985, John Umstead Hospital, Butner, North Carolina, 1985—1989, Broughton Hospital, Morganton, since 1989. Chairman Regional Substance Abuse Commission, Morganton-Black Mountain, 1974—1979, Mental Retardation Committee, Morganton, 1980—1981, Western Region Management Team, Morganton, since 1983.
Consultant Rutherfordton-Polk Area Authority, Spindale, North Carolina, 1982—1983. Chief executive officer John Umstead Hospital, 1985—1989, Broughton Hospital, 1989. Served with United States Air Force, 1965-1969.
People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.
Chairman Heart Fund Sunday North Carolina Heart Association, 1982. Member of Western North Carolina Region Substance Committee (chairman 1974-1979), North Carolina Division Mental Health Joint Conference Committee, Association Mental Health Administration, American College Hospital Administrators, Western Regional Management Team 1979-1985, (North Carolina Plaque member 1985).