Student, West Virginia University, 1968-1970; student, West Virginia State College, 1973-1975; graduate, Real Estate Career Center, Huntington, West Virginia, 1988.
Founder, president Marabec Designs, Inc., Charleston, West Virginia, 1980-1982. Realtor, sales associate McQuire Realty Company, Huntington, 1988-1989. Sales associate Focus Marketing Consultants, Charleston, 1987-1990.
Territory manager Quorum Corporation, Hurricane, West Virginia, 1990—1996. Network sales specialist Danka Office Imaging, Charleston, 1996—1999. Founding partner Komax Business Systems, LLC, South Charleston, West Virginia, since 1999.
Developer five-year plan Junior League, Charleston and Huntington, 1984. Docent Huntington Galleries. President Pea Ridge Elementary Parent-Teachers Association, Huntington, 1986-1987.
Delegate-at-large Ohio Valley Tennis Association, 1986-1987. Member South Charleston Area Development Council, since 2004. South Charleston Convention and Visitors Bureau, 2000-2002, board directors, since 2004.
Chairman United States Congressional Business Advisory Council, 2004. Board directors Appalachian Children's Chorus, 2004-2005. Member of Putnam County Rotary (charter member, Distinguished West Virginian 2004).
Married Denver Chamber Offutt, April 13, 1970 (divorced December 1992). Children: Kimberly Dawn, Jody Monroe.