Bachelor, Vanderbilt University, 1971; postgraduate, U. Kentucky College Dentistry, 1971-1972; Doctor of Medicine, U. Tennessee, 1975.
Resident in pediatrics, U. Tennessee, LeBonheur Hospital, Memphis, 1976-1978; resident in diagnostic radiology, U. Tennessee, Memphis, 1978-1981; private practice,, Charleston, West Virginia, since 1981. Vice chief department medical imaging Charleston Area Medical Center, 1984, chief,1985-1987. Clinical professor department radiology Charleston division, West Virginia University.
Assistant scoutmaster Boy Scouts American, Charleston, 1982-1984, 90-92. Member pastor-parish committee Christ Church United Methodist, Charleston, 1987-1989, member administrative board, 1984-1986, 93-95. Member physician's advising committee Medical Assurance West Virginia, since 1997.
Fellow American College Radiology (certified added qualifications interventionalradiology since 1995, alternate delegate to American Medical Association since 1997). Member American Medical Association, Radiological Society North America, American Roentgen Ray Society, Society Cardiovasc. and Interventional Radiology, West Virginia Radiological Society (secretary-treasurer 1991-1995, alternate councillor toAm. College Radiology 1994-1996, councillor since 1997), West Virginia Medical Association (state legislation committee since 1990, constitution and bylaws committee 1993-1997, vice president 1994, president-elect 1995, president 1996, program committee 1997, alternate delegate to American Medical Association 1995-1996, county chairman 1997), Kanawha Medical Society (chairman legislation committee since 1990, executive county since 1991, vice president 1993, president 1994, 95, chairman of the executive county 1996).
Married Joann Meredith, September 24,1976. Children: Chad, Andrea.