University of Oklahoma (Bachelor of Arts, 1980. Juris Doctor, 1983). Editor, Oklahoma Law Review, 1981-1983. Oil and Gas. Title Examination.
Worked at Elliott, Enabnit, Newby & Ezzell, A Professional Corporation (Enid, Oklahoma) specializing in Oil and Gas Law, Title Examination Law, Environmental Law. Admitted to the bar, 1983, Oklahoma. 1984, United States. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma.
Editor, Oklahoma Law Review, 1981-1983.