Bachelor, David Lipscomb College, 1965. Master of Arts, Memphis State University, 1967. Educational Specialist, University Tennessee, 1974.
Doctor of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University, 1978.
Instructor Metro-Nashville Schools, 1966—1978, University Tennessee, Nashville, 1968—1978.
Volunteer State College, Gallatin, 1976—1981. Secondary school consultant Metro-Nashville School, 1978—1982. Board directors Dede Wallace Mental Health Center, Nashville, 1979—1982.
Member Youth Services Committee Red Cross, since 1980, Allocations Panel United Way, Nashville, 1982—1984. Education director, clinician Nashville Pain and Stress Clinic, 1981—1983, manager executive development, 1982—1985. Assistant vice president management development Hospital Corporation America, Nashville, since 1985.
Lecturer and consultant various organs., schools and workshops. Member of American Psychological Association (ad hoc committee, psychology secondary schools 1978-1981), Tennessee Association Teachers Psychology (president 1975-1976, vice president 1973-1975), American Society Training and Development, Pi Delta Epsilon, Delta Kappa Gamma.