Bachelor of Business Administration, David Lipscomb University, 1979. Bachelor of Business Administration, Middle Tennessee State University, 1981. Master of Business Administration, Mercer University, 1987.
Major accountant executive, Southern Bell, Atlanta, 1982-1983; staff manager, American Telephone & Telegraph Company, Atlanta, 1983-1985; sales training instructor, Contel Exeutone, Atlanta, 1985-1987; manager sales training, BellSouth Mobility Inc., Atlanta, 1987-1988; General Motors sales training, BellSouth Mobility Inc., Atlanta, 1988-1993; sales manager, Bell South Mobility, Brentwood, Tennessee, since 1993.
Consultant Chamber of Commerce Business Volunteers for arts, Atlanta, 1988-1989. Tour guide Preservation Center, Atlanta, 1989-1990.