Bachelor in Education, University Mississippi, 1973. Master of Arts in Biblical Studies, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1977. Master of Education, University North Texas, 1981.
Doctor of Philosophy in Higher Education, University North Texas, 1988.
Mathematics teacher, Vines H.S., 1976-1979; counselor, Clark H.S., 1979-1981; counselor, Plano (Texas) East Senior H.S., 1981-1983; assistant principal, Plano (Texas) East Senior H.S., 1983-1985; educational specialist central administration, Plano Indiana School District, 1985-1987; research and planning analyst central administration, Plano Indiana School District, 1987-1991; director quality improvement central administration, Plano Indiana School District, 1991-1995; independent consultant specializing strategic planning, The Cambridge Group, Plano, since 1990. Associate The Cambridge Group, since 1994.
Youth minister churches, Dallas, 1974-1976. Member American Association School Administrators, American Society for Quality, Association Supervision and Curriculum Development.
Married Mary Anna Wald, December 22, 1975.