Bachelor of science in nursing, University of Southern California, 1972; Master of Divinity, Southern Baptist Seminary, 1975; D of Ministry, Southern Baptist Seminary, 1981.
Psychiatric nurse, Norton Hospital, Louisville, 1972-1973;
Psychiatric nurse, Kentucky Baptist Hospital, Louisville, 1973-1975;
pastoral counselor, chaplain, North Carolina Baptist Hospital, Winston-Salem, 1975-1976;
minister youth, activities, 1st Baptist Church, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1976-1978;
pastoral counselor, Personal Counseling Center, Rock Hill, South Carolina., 1979;
nurse therapist, supervisor, Wake County Alcoholism Treatment Center, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1979-1981;
clinical coordinator, Wake County Alcoholism Treatment Center, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1981-1984;
chaplain, Southeastern Baptist Seminary, Wake Forest, North Carolina, 1984-1989;
minister pastoral care, counseling, 1st Baptist Church, Greenville, South Carolina., since 1989. Affiliate staff member Charter Hospital Greenville, since 1990. Certified user Myers Briggs type indicator Cons.
Psychological Press and Center Application Psychol Type, Palo Alto, California and Gainesville, Florida.
Member American Association Sex. Educators, Counselors and Therapists, National Council Family Relations, Association Psychological Type, Alliance Bapts. Inc., Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, South Carolina Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (moderator 1991-1993).