Bachelor of Science, Hardin-Simmons University, 1960. Postgraduate, Southwest Baptist Theological Seminary, 1963. Bachelor of Medicine in Education, Stephen F. Austin State University, 1974.
Instructor accounting, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas, 1972-1978; manager accounting department, Baptist Sunday School Board, Nashville, 1979-1984; manager compensation and benefits, Baptist Sunday School Board, Nashville, 1984-1987; board directors retirement trust fund, Baptist Sunday School Board, Nashville, since 1985; vice president contractor, United Press International, Brentwood, Tennessee, 1984; manager pension and benefits analysis, Northern Telecom, Inc., Nashville, 1987-1988; manager treasury operations, Northern Telecom, Inc., Nashville, 1989; senior manager human resources, Northern Telecom, Inc., Nashville, since 1989. Consultant State Funded Day Care Center, Nacogdoches, 1972-1974.
Treasurer Young Women’s Christian Association, Nashville, 1982-1987. Member American Society Personnel Administrators, Employee Credit Association (director since 1990), Middle Tennessee Employee Benefits Council, Texas Baptist Ministers Wives (secretary 1973), Newcomers Club president 1970), Beta Alpha Psi, Phi Chi Theta.
Married Jerry M. Self, June 11, 1960 (divorced April 1986). Children: Jay Mark, Angela B. Married Harry Newcombe Hollis, November 21, 1987.