Party affiliation: Democrat
- Associate Cooper & Gary, Columbia, South Carolina, 1959-1963. Partner Nexsen Pruet Jacobs & Pollard, LLC, and predecessors, since 1963.
Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1954-1956. Member South Carolina Bar Association, Richland County Bar Association, Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce of Chamber (board directors 1988-1992, 99—, chairman transportation committee 1990, governmental issues committee 1991), Columbia Downtown Business Association (board directors 1992), University South Carolina Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps Alumni Association (president 1991-1992), South Carolina State Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1995-1999).