Associate of Arts in Pre-Law, Lindsey Wilson College, Columbia, Kentucky. Associate of Arts in Communications, Somerset College. Bachelor of Business Administration, Liberty University, Lynchburg, Virginia.
News director Station WAIN, Columbia, Kentucky, 1980-1984. Mayor City of Columbia, 1989-1993. Personnel administrator Imo Industries Inc., Columbia, 1978—2004.
Human resource manager Mod. Manufacturing company, Harrodsburg, Kentucky, since 2005.
Founder, president Columbia Cares Crusade, Inc., 1981-1993. Chair American Heart Association, Columbia. Former vice president Kentucky Young Representatives.
Former president Adair County Republican Women. Former honorary member Adair County Rescue Squad. Charter member, former vice president Pearl Harbor Commemorative Committee.
Board directors Columbia Housing Authority. District chair State of Kentucky Dole for President campaign.