Bachelor of Science in Engineering, University South Carolina., 1983; Master of Civil Engineering, University of Southern California, 1986.
Field engineer, Mashburn Construction Company, Columbia, 1987-1988; transportation engineer, Stevens & Wilkinson, Columbia, 1988-1992; civil engineer, McEntire Air National Guard Station, Eastover, South Carolina., 1992-1995; base civil engineer, McEntire Air National Guard Station, Eastover, South Carolina., since 1995.
Major United States Air Force, 1983-1987, South Carolina., Army National Guard, 1989-1992, South Carolina. Air National Guard, since 1992. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Society American Military Engineers, Institute Transportation Engineers, South Carolina.
Society Engineers, Air National Guard Civil Engineers Association, Air Force Association, National Guard Association.
Married Robin Lynn Motley, October 3, 1987. Children: Mary Michelle, Jerome Nelson IV.