Bachelor of Business Administration in Psychology, Southwest Baptist U., 1971var; Master in Personnel Superior vena cava syndrome and Counseling, U. Missouri, 1973.
Counselor University Missouri, Columbia, 1973. Examinerdisability determinations Department Education State Missouri, St. Louis, 1973-1977. Broker commodities Rosenthal and Company, 1977-1978.
Assistant manager Western Auto Associate Store, St. James, Missouri, 1978-1981. District manager Modern American Life Insurance Company, 1981-1985. Field underwriter, registered representative New York Life Insurance Company, 1985-1994.
Owner, agent Edwards Agency Investments and Insurance, since 1994. Member Estate Planning Council, Southern Baptist University.
Assistant organist in residence Trinity Episcopal Church, St. James, 1988-1990. Deacon, assistant organist and pianist First Christian Church, Rolla, Missouri, 1989-1994. Pianist St. James Community Singers.
Member National Association Life Underwriters (National Quality award 1986, National Sales Achievement award 1987), Lions (board directors 1987-1991, president St. James club 1990-1992, Doorknocker award), Masons (master 1982-1983, board directors 1982-1984), St. James Kiwanis Club.
Married Martha Prine, September 17, 1983. Children: Amy Catherine, Gregory Everett.