Bachelor, Oklahoma Baptist University, 1981. Master of Divinity, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, 1984. Doctor of Ministry, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, 1996.
Pastor, First Baptist Church, Caney, Oklahoma, 1981-1986; pastor, Morris Memorial Baptist Church, Ada, Oklahoma, 1986-1992; pastor, Faith Baptist Church, Bokchito, Oklahoma, 1992-1994; senior pastor, Hagerman Baptist Church, Sherman, Texas, 1995-1996; social worker, Marshall Memorial Hospital, Madill, Oklahoma, since 1996.
Married Terri Faye Jenkins, June 4, 1983. Children: Michael James, Stephen Andrew, Nicholas Lee.