Party affiliation: Republican
Agent Northwestern Mutual Life, Metairie, Louisiana, 1987-1988. Legal assistant clerk Baker & Botts, Houston, 1989. Law clerk Anderson, Smith, Null and Stofer, Victoria, Texas, 1991.
Legal intern Texas Department Criminal Justice, Sugar Land, 1992, staff attorney, 1993-1995, Huntsville, 1995-1996, Texas Court Criminal Appeals, Austin, Texas, since 1996.
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Century club member Pi Kappa Alpha Educational Foundation, Memphis, since 1990, University Houston (Texas) Alumni Association, since 1992. Sustaining member Tulane University Green Wave Club, New Orleans, since 1992. Member State Bar of Texas, Texas Young Lawyers' Association, College State Bar Texas, American Legion, Pi Kappa Alpha (historian, rush chairman 1983-1986, certified appreication 1986), Sons Confederate Veterans (camp judge advocate Capital Guards Camp), Delta Theta Phi (rush chairman 1992).