Bachelor of Science in Communications, University North Alabama, 1988. Master of Science in Information Systems, Florida Institute of Technology, 2001.
Computer-aided Design operator Teledyne-Brown Engineering, Huntsville, Alabama, 1988—1990. Systems engineer Intergraph Corporation, 1989—1992, senior technical writer, 1992—1998, VMIC, Huntsville, since 1998. Teaching assistant Florida Institute of Technology, Huntsville, since 1999.
Member Upbeat/Volunteer Center of Huntsville and Madison County, since 2000. Member of National Contract Management Association, Society for Technology Communications, Public Relations Council of Alabama (associate), Society Professional Journalists (associate), Alpha Tau Omega Alumni Association.