Associate of Arts, Hiwassee College, 1970. Bachelor of Science in Education, University Tennessee, 1973. Master of Library Science, University Tennessee, 1975.
Juris Doctor, Nashville School Law, 1987.
Satellite librarian United States Court Appeals (6th circuit), Nashville, since 1981.
Member American Association Law Libraries, Tennessee Library Association (chairman special libraries section 1984-1985).
Married Marilyn Paulette Knight, December 22, 1984. Children: Rebecca Jane, William Charles World War II.