Party affiliation: Republican
Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Gardner-Webb University, Boiling Springs, North Carolina, 1987. Master of Science in Community Counseling, Georgia State University, 1990. Diploma in Christian counseling, Psychological Studies Institute, Atlanta, 1990.
Certified risk reduction instructor, Prevention Research Institute, Lexington, Kentucky, 1990.
Therapist Family Recovery, Inc., Cumming, Georgia, 1990-1994. Residential counselor, area director, adjunct faculty Gardner-Webb University, Boiling Springs, North Carolina, 1994-1995, counselor, adjunct faculty, since 1995. Contract therapist Georgia Highlands Medical Services, Inc., Cumming, 1990-1992.
Instructor risk reduction program North Georgia Driving under the influence Educators, Inc., Cumming, 1990-1992.
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 people, and so they should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.
Sunday School teacher North Lanier Baptist Church, Cumming, 1993-1994. Member American Counseling Association, Association for Religious and Value Issues in Counseling.