Bachelor in Journalism, Memphis State University, 1974.
Broker Trade Inc. Realtors, Memphis, 1974-1975, Hobson Company Realtors, Memphis, 1975-1979, Edward Lemaster Company Realtors, Memphis, 1979, Elkington and Keltner Company Realtor, Memphis, 1979-1982. Broker, former branch manager, vice president Cushman and Wakefield Tennessee, since 1982.
Chairman, board directors Young Life Memphis, 1974-1985. Member Memphis Board Realtors (Salesman of Year 1979).
Married Leesa Bland, May 21, 1957. Children: Leesa Grace, Lawrence K. Junior.