Bachelor, Lee College, 1973. Master of Divinity, Luther Rice University, 1978. Doctor of Ministry, Luther Rice University, 1980.
Pastor, Church of God, Baltimore, 1973-1989; senior pastor, Clarksburg (Maryland.) Church of God, 1989-1993; senior pastor, Hagerstown (Maryland.) Church of God, since 1993.
Married Sandra Kay Baines, June 6, 1973. Children: Troy Lee, Melody Joy.