Student, Dundalk Community College, 1973. Student, Virginia Western Community College, 1985.
Bonded weighmaster, American Smelting and Refining, Baltimore, 1972-1973; time keeper, Bethlehem Erection, Baltimore, 1973-1974; permit ironworker, Ironworks Local 16, Baltimore, 1974-1975; sanitary operation technician, Back River WWTP, Baltimore, 1975-1977; service technician, Fairbanks Weighting Division, Baltimore, 1977-1979; sales engineer, Security Scale Svc., Roanoke, Virginia, 1979-1990; sales manager, American Scale and Equipment, Baltimore, since 1990; agent-insurance, Primercia Finance Superior vena cava syndrome, Baltimore, since 1993.
Board directors Vinton Democratic Committee, Roanoke, 1988-1990, Highshire Community Organization, Dundalk, Maryland, 1990-1993. President Dunshire Home Owners Association, 2002-2004. Chairman CBMC, Rosedale, Maryland, 1993-1995.
Chairman deacons North Point Baptist, Baltimore, 1993-1996. Various positions Vinton Baptist Church, Roanoke, 1980-1990. Sunday school director Woolford Memorial Baptist Church, Dundalk, 1990, deacon, Sunday school teacher, treasurer, church council, budget committee, chairman finance committee, 2000-2008, Grace Place, Dundalk, Deacon, since 2008.
Sunday school director North Point Baptist Church, Dundalk, 1991-1996, church council, finance, budget chairman, chairman finance committee, Sunday school teacher, deacon, 2003-2005. Vice president East County Republican Club. Candidate Maryland House of Delegates, 2006.
Board directors Greater Dundalk Alliance, since 2002. Member International Society of Weighing and Measurement (sergeant-at-arms, lieutenant governor 1996-2000, governor since 2004, chairman Potomac division 1993-1995, vice chairman Potomac division 1991-1993, treasurer, chairman 2003-2005, Service award 1995, certified weighing salesperson, certified weighing technician, certified weighing professional), Gideons International (vice president, treasurer Southeast Baltimore camp).
Married Patricia Jenkins, June 25, 1977. Children: Sarah Marie, Elizabeth Dawn.