Bachelor of Science, Auburn University, 1972. Master of Science, University Southern Mississippi, 1991.
Chemist, American Southern Dyeing & Finishing Corporation, Opa Locka, Florida, 1972-1974; senior chemist, Morton International, Moss Point, Mississippi, 1976-1991; quality certified coordinator, total quality management facilitator, Morton International, Moss Point, Mississippi, since 1991. Treasurer Dog River Federal Credit Union, Moss Point, 1981-1983.
Vestry St. John's Episcopal Church, Ocean Springs, Mississippi, 1989-1991. Member City/County Taxation Commission, Mississippi Economic Council, Jackson, 1985-1986. Member American Society Quality Control (certified, treasurer since 1994, auditor 1993-1994), American Association of University Women (branch vice president 1980-1982, branch president 1984-1987, Mississippi state Education Foundation chair 1984-1986, crisis in higher education forum chair 1986).
Married Lawrence S. Stewart, Junior, June 2, 1969 (divorced August 1990). 1 child, Lawrence S. Stewart Junior. Married Thomas L. Reynolds, July 17, 1993.