Oklahoma State University (Bachelor of Arts, 1973). University of Tulsa (Juris Doctor, 1976). Member, Tulsa Law Journal.
Admitted to the bar, 1976, Oklahoma. Staff Member, University of Tulsa Law Journal, 1974-1976. Chief Legal Officer, ICOR Oil & Gas Corporation, Edmonton, Bachelor of Arts, 1986-1988.
General Counsel, Edisto Resources Corporation, Houston, Texas, 1993-1995.
Member: Oklahoma and American Bar Associations. (Power Marketing Counsel)(Little Rock, Arkansas Office).
Tulsa County, Oklahoma and American Bar Associations. Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association. Tulsa Association of Petroleum Landmen.
Natural Gas Association of Oklahma.
Oil and Gas and Energy Regulatory Law.