Bachelor, University North Carolina, 1988. Master of Education, University North Carolina, 1993.
Instructor Roanoke-Chowan Community College, Ahoskie, North Carolina, 1988-1990. Teacher North Carolina Public Schools, 1990-1997. Radio broadcaster Mortenson Broadcasting, Raleigh, 1998.
Technical service specialist MCI World Communications, Cary, North Carolina, 1998—2002. Freelance writer
television news assistant Station WRAL-television 5, Raleigh, 1997-1998. Radio broadcaster Hertford Broadcasting, Ahoskie, North Carolina, 1988.
Writer, editor various companies, since 1987.
Secretary Sunday school Mount Sinai Baptist Church, Como, North Carolina, 1990-1996. Active Adopt-A-Student Program Weldon Elementary School, 1991-1992. Media volunteer Special Olympics World Summer Games, 1999.
Graduate Avadon Professional Development Program. Member International Association of Business Communicators, North Carolina Writers Network, Journalism Alumni and Friends Association, General Alumni Association, North Carolina Association of Government Information Officers, North Carolina Association of Educators.