Bachelor of Business Administration, Furman U., 1974; postgraduate in business, political science and physical education, University of Southern California, 1979-1981.
School teacher, coach, Greenville (South Carolina.) County Public Schools, 1974-1979; real estate salesman, Century 21, Greenville, 1981-1984; medical salesman, Norwich (New York) Eaton, 1984-1988. Speaker Norwich Eaton Pharmaceuticals, 1985.
Board directors American Heart Association, 1985-1988, Burke (Virginia) Station Square Association, 1985-1987. Instructor,volunteer American Red Cross, Greenville, 1967-1980, Young Men’s Christian Association, Greenville, 1967-1976. Soccer coach Fairfax County Women's Soccer Association.
Sunday school officer. Member Association Pharmaceutical Representatives (board directors 1986-1988), Vienna Junior Chamber of Commerce (vice president 1986-1987, 1989-1990, Corps of Virginia Gentleman 1987), Pi Sigma Epsilon (co-founder, alumni advisor Furman University 1981-1985. Outstanding Project Chairman 1979), Omicron Delta Kappa (co-founder, alumni advisor Furman University 1981-1985).