Bachelor in Business, Speech & Political Science, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1989.
Member management development program General Electric Capital Corporation. Community reinvestment act officer Bank of America Corporation. National director Emerging Markets Group Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, 1996—2003.
Marketing director, group sales manager North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company, Durham. Associate administrator Rural Housing Service United States Department of Agriculture, 2003—2005. Member, vice chairman National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), Alexandria, 2005—2009.
Board member Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation (NeighborWorks). Member Advisory Committee on Diversity for Communications in the Digital Age, Federal Communications Commission.
Former trustee North Carolina School Arts, Winston-Salem. Board member City Tavern Club, Washington. Board visitors University North Carolina, Chapel Hill.