Student, Walker College, 1969-1971; student, University Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 1971-1973; Bachelor, Kensington, 1991.
Territory representative Norwich (New York )-Eaton Pharmaceuticals, 1977-1983. Owner Pip Printing, Tuscaloosa, 1983-1987. Key account manager Goodys Manu Company, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1987-1989.
Regional sales manager Jerome Foods, Barron, Wisconsin, 1989-1992. Gilardi Foods, Sidney, Ohio, since 1992.
President Romar Village Condominium Association, Gulf Shores, Alabama, 1990-1991. Treasurer Tuscaloosa Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1986-1987, West Alabama State Fair, Tuscaloosa, 1986-1987. Community development director Tuscaloosa Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1985-1986.
Married Jane Key, February 24, 1978. Children: Kimberly Michelle, Justin Matthew, Sarah Elizabeth.