Diploma, United States Army, 1963.
Piano player Dunlap Brothers, Alexandria, Louisiana, 1954-1956, Johnny Rivers, Baton Rouge, 1956. Staff guitarist Louisiana Hayride, Shreveport, 1957. Bandleader various night clubs Houston, 1957-1961.
Bandleader, musician GD3 and Jay Chevalier, western United States, 1964-1966. Bandleader various night clubs Kansas City, Missouri, 1966-1972. Pianist Bob Luman, Nashville, 1972-1974.
Pianist, songwriter Loretta Lynn, 1974-1982. Pianist, saxophonist Vassar Clements, Johnny Carver, 1982-1985. Bandleader local civic groups, since 1985.
Writer, recording artist Hitt Records, Baytown, Texas, 1957-1961. Songwriter various artists including Mel Tillis, Engelbert Humperdinck.
Served with United States Army, 1962-1964. Fellow American Federation Musicians, Broadcast Music, Inc. (#1 Song award 1978).