Bachelor of Business Administration, Wake Forest University, 1958.
President Southeastern Finance Company, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1971-1973. President, chief executive officer Bank Virginia BVA Credit Corporation, Richmond, 1974-1980. Chairman board, president Canadian Finance Company, Montreal, Virginia, 1974-1980.
Executive vice president, director Bank Virginia Company, Richmond, 1975-1980. Executive vice president Associates Commercial Corporation, Charlotte, since 1980.
Served with United States Air Force, 1950-1953. Member National Commercial Finance Conference (chairman board, director, past president) Clubs: Union League (New York City). Myers Park Country (Charlotte), Charlotte City (Charlotte).
Married Jeanette Priddy, March 6, 1954. Children– Neil Styers, David Louis.