Bachelor, Howard University, 1974.
Associate editor Howard University Press, Washington, 1974—1978. President, Chief Executive Officer Blue Light Public Company, Silver Spring, Maryland, 1978—1985. Executive editor/producer Mutual Broadcasting Radio Network, Crystal City, Virginia.
Member of Masons (worshipful master, St. John's Loge Northern 12, Supreme Council of the Thirty-Third Degree, Lodge of Perfection 2001, Thirty-Third Degree 2001).
Married Hermalin Gayle, July 10. 1 child Nina.