Bachelor of Science in Horticulture, Clemson University, 1972. Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, Medical University South Carolina, 1980.
Biological laboratory technician, farmer Vegetable Laboratory United States Department of Agriculture, Charleston, South Carolina, 1972-1973. Agricultural services supervisor California division Del Monte Foods Corporation, Berkeley, 1973-1975. With food processing business department K & B Pickles, Charleston, 1977.
Pharmacy technician Medical University South Carolina Hospital, 1977-1978. Research assistant Medical University South Carolina Medicinal Chemical, 1979-1980. Staff pharmacist Greenville (South Carolina) General Hospital, 1980-1981, St. Francis Hospital, Greenville, 1981-1982.
Pharmacy assistant manager K-MART, Goose Creek, South Carolina, 1982-1986. Inspector Bureau Drug Control South Carolina Department Health & Environmental Control, Columbia, since 1986.
Member United Jewish Appeal Professional Federation, since 1986.