Bachelor of Science, Louisiana State University, 1959. Master of Science, Louisiana State University, 1962. Student, Lorenzo Walker Institute of Technology, Naples, Florida, 1998—1999.
Teacher Isidore Newman School, New Orleans, 1959—1960, E. Baton Rouge School, 1960—1962. Teacher, department chair United States Department Defense, Bermuda, 1962—1963. Teacher Montgomery County School District, Rockville, Maryland, 1963—1964, department chairman, teacher, 1965—1970.
Teacher, director drum and bugle corporation Port Arthur (Texas) Indiana School District, 1964—1965. Teacher Montgomery College, Silver Springs, Maryland, 1970—1975. Recreational director County Government, Hancock County, Mississippi, 1988—1993.
Organizer, head mistress Royal Palm Academy, Naples, 1998—1999. Director Diamondhead Continuing education, since 2003.
Chair violation compliance committee Diamondhead Property Owners, secretary, 2005—2008, Diamondhead Property Association, 2005—2008. President, board directors United Way S. Mississippi, 1980—1998. Secretary, board directors Hancock County Park Commission, Hancock County, 1980—1988.
President, secretary, board directors Mississippi Coast Crimestoppers, Inc., since 1984. Board directors, member advisory committee Goodwill Industries of S. Mississippi, Gulfport, 1988—2004. Secretary, board directors Hancock Medical Center Foundation Board, Bay St. Louis, 1990—1998.
Member of Diamondhead Business Professional Association (secretary since 2008), Krewe of Olympus (president), Diamondhead Philanthropic and Educational Organization (past president Diamondhead chapter U), Diamondhead Boaters' Association, Veterans of Foreign Wars (Auxiliary Post 2880), Bay St Louis, American Legion Auxiliary.
Married Jerry Henry Bourg. Children: Denise, Kevin.