Associate of Applied Science, Washington Technology Institute, 1972. Bachelor of Science, Bowie State College, Maryland, 1988.
Instructor laboratory University Düsseldorf.C., Washington, 1971-1972. Trainee biology National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1972-1976, caretaker Laboratory Animal Medicine, 1978. Biological aide National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, 1978-1980, technician biological laboratory, 1981-1983, biologist, 1983-1984.
Technician biological laboratory Division Research Services, 1980-1981. Research associate Crawford W. Long Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, since 1984.
Member People for American Way, Washington, 1985, Hand Gun Control Inc., Washington, 1987. Supervisor distribution 4th St. Center 7th Day Adventist Church, Washington, 1984. Deacon Decatur (Georgia) 7th Day Adventist Church, 1985-1986, Elder, director community services, 1988.
Lay minister Evangelical Church, 1985-1987, director youth choir, 1987. Member American Heart Association, Phi Beta Sigma. Clubs: Godsent (president Metropolitan Atlanta chapter since 1986).
Married Lynne Yvette Boone, June 2, 1984. 1 child, Rodney A.J.