Bachelor, Central State University, 1971. Juris Doctor, Oklahoma City University, 1974.
Association, Linn, Helms & Kirk, Oklahoma City, 1974-1976; city attorney, City of Edmond (Oklahoma), 1976-1977; vice president, general counsel, American First Land Title Insurance, Oklahoma City, 1977-1981; president, American First Abstract Company, Norman, Oklahoma, 1981-1990; president, Lawyers Title of Oklahoma City, Inc., since 1990; Chief Executive Officer, American Eagle Title Insurance Company, since 1994. President Oklahoma Land Title Association, 1987-1988, LT Exch. Corporation, since 1996.
Board of directors Norman Board Adjustment, 1982-1985, Leadership Oklahoma, Inc., 1986-1994, president, 1989-1990, 93-94. Fellow Oklahoma Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association, Oklahoma Bar Association (board directors Real Property Section 1992-1994), Oklahoma County Bar Association, Oklahoma City Metropolitan Association Realtors (board directors 1995-1996), Oklahoma City Real Property Lawyers Association, Leadership Norman Alumni.
Married Peggy Ann Waller, August 7, 1969 (divorced 1980). Married Katrina Lynne Small, June 1, 1985. Children: Katherine Jean, Kellie Elizabeth.