Bachelor of Science, Sul Ross State University, 1977; Master of Education, Sul Ross State University, 1986.
Teacher, coach, Kermit (Texas) High School, 1977-1987; teacher, coach, Permian High School, Odessa, Texas, 1987-1993; youth minister, Crescent Park Baptist Church, Odessa, Texas, since 1993.
Member Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association, American Baseball Coaches Association.
Married Shellye Raye Emmerson, December 20, 1975. Children: Kaley Michelle, Ryan Adren.