Graduate, University Colorado, 1973. Graduate, Southern Methodist University, 1979. Graduate, Texas Technology University, 1975.
Manager Kroger Food Stores, Dallas, 1959—1962, Patton Hood & Food Store, Duncanville, 1965—1970. Executive officer Texas American Bank, since 1970, director, since 1983.
Board directors Methodist Hospital, Dallas, since 1980. President Duncanville Indiana School District, 1979—1980, American Cancer Society, Duncanville, 1979. Member of American Legion (Commander 1970), Duncanville Chamber of Commerce (president 1971, director since 1982, president 1983-1984, director since 1980), Lions Club.
Married Susan Walker, February 4, 1966. Children: Paul, Patrick.