Party affiliation: Republican
With White-Wright Optical Company, 1969-1973. Optician Milam Optical Company, 1973-1975. Owner Dick Metsker's Optical Fashions, Nashville, since 1975.
Contact lens specialist department ophthalmology Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville.
Member Belmont College Alumni Association Preservation for Tennessee Antiquities, Tennessee chapter American Lung Association, American Heart Association Served to sergeant United States Army, 1963-1969. Member Contact Lens Society of America, Opticians Association American (past convention chairman), Guild of Prescription Opticians, Tennessee Dispensing Opticians Association (past president, vice president and secretary), International Academy Opticianry.