Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, 1972.
Staff pharmacist Hospital Pharmacy, Inc., Mount Airy, North Carolina, 1972-1980, president, chief executive officer, pharmacist, since 1985. President, pharmacist Smith Drug Company, Inc., Pilot Mountain, 1980-1985. Trustee Northern Hospital Surry Company, Mount Airy, 1977-1987, chairman 1986.
Married Amelia Gail Quesinberry, August 22, 1971. Children: Jennifer Amelia, Julie Catherine.