Bachelor of Business Administration, West Virginia Wesleyan University, 1964.
Bank examiner, unites states department Treasury, Evansville, Indiana, 1966-1968; vice president, Bank of Warwood, Wheeling, West Virginia, 1968-1970; president, trust officer, chief executive offcier, Mercantile Bank, Moundsville, West Virginia, since 1970; vice chairman, Mountaineer Bankshares, Martinsburg, West Virginia, since 1988. Director State Board Banking and Finance, 1986-1991. Member of advisory board Federal Reserve Board, Cleveland, 1989-1991.
Married Linda L. Finney, March 23, 1968. Children: Kimberly C., Zachary M.