Bachelor in Political Science, Southern University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1980. Master of Arts in Political Science, Howard University, District of Columbia.
Member United States Central Intelligence Agency, Washington, 1983—1990. Part time subordinate teacher District of Columbia Public Schools, 1991—1996. Teacher Prince Georges County Public Schools, 1996—2000.
Adjunct instructor Strayer University, Virginia, 2001—2003, Southeastern University, 2003—2007. Lecturer to several organizations in Washington area, 1989—2002. Private United States Army Reserve, 1980-1981, seaman United States Naval Reserve, 1981-1982.
Candidate for Senator District of Columbia, 1990.