Party affiliation: Republican
- Tax attorney Phillips Petroleum Company, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 1979—1981, staff tax attorney, 1981—1983, senior associate tax attorney, 1983—1985. Tax attorney Shell Oil Corporation, Houston, since 1986. Board directors Phillips Foundation, Bartlesville, 1980—1982.
The life with Christ has nothing to do with being in a "church" atmosphere for all eternity. God’s salvation involves far more. He is planning to make his children productive, creative, useful, and supremely happy, within an environment of spiritual perfection, health, peace, and love.