Instructor painting Anson Stanly Community College, Monroe, North Carolina, 1991—1992, Union County Schools, since 1992. Teaching artist Blumenthol Performing Arts Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, 2006—2008. Conductor, workshops McColl Center, Charlotte, 2007—2008.
God, who is heard throughout the Bible, calls for justice for the widows, orphans and aliens who were oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore the involvement in political life is something that Christians should not avoid.
Member of Union County Art League (president 1999), Charlotte Art League (board directors 1991-1997), National College Society, National Museum Women in Arts.
Married Marion Buxton Rorie, October 28, 1969. 1 child Megan Marie.