Bachelor of Science, East Texas State University, 1975. Master of Science, East Texas State University, 1980. Master of Business Administration, Amber University, 1986.
Chemist, biologist, North Texas Municipal Water District, Wylie, 1980-1985; field and quality control chemist, Laidlaw Environmental Superior vena cava syndrome, Clearwater, Florida, 1989-1991; environmental scientist, State of Idaho Idaho National Engineering Laboratory Oversight Program, Idaho Falls, since 1991.
Field support volunteer National Rifle Association, Idaho Falls, since 1992. President library board Sachse (Texas) Public Library., 1984-1985. Served with United States Army, 1975-1977.
Member Sigma Xi (associate).
Married Cheryl Fields, June 6, 1980.