Certified, Fayetteville Technology School, North Carolina, 1959. Certified, Wilson Technology Institute, North Carolina, 1963.
With Carolina Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1956-1978, various positions with Fayetteville, Rocky Mount, New Bern, Tarboro, North Carolina, 1978, general plant supervisor Tarboro, 1980-1984, assistant vice president customer service, 1987, assistant vice president network service, since 1985. Director network engineering and planning United Telecommunications, Inc., Kansas City, Missouri, 1985.
Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, North Carolina World Trade Association, Indiana Telephone Pioneers Association, Armed Forces Communications Electronics Association (president North Carolina chapter 1987-1988), Vocational/Technology Education Found of North Carolina (board directors since 1988). Lodges: Kiwanis (Tarboro) (board directors 1986-1988, president since 1988).
Married Sandra Gail Crouch, April 13, 1963. Children: Cynthia Gail, Jay Anthony.