Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance, University Texas Arlington, 1987.
Owner, Lone Star Lawn Care, Dallas, 1987-1992; entrepreneur, Dallas, 1992-1993; Christian motivator, writer, speaker, Dallas, since 1994. Member lay Christian speakers program Lover Lane United Methodist Church, Dallas, 1994.
Member Covenant Presbyterian Church, Carrollton, Texas, since 1974. Member Cross Country Club of Dallas, 1980-1985. Member University Texas Alumni Association, Arlington, since 1987.
Assistant treasurer (Adult Sunday School) Lover Lane United Methodist Church, Dallas, 1993. Volunteer food bank coordinator, Metrocrest Service Center, Carrollton, Texas, 1993-1994. Volunteer Center for Nonprofit Management, Dallas, 1994.
Member Peale Center for Christian Living.
Married Minerva Hernandez, May 31, 1997.