Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology, Ohio Christian University, 1967. Master of Divinity, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology of Religion, Baylor University, 1978.
Master of Science in Mathematics, Prairie View Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1983. Master of Education, Pan American University, 1987.
Salesman, division manager, Sears, Roebuck & Company, Macon, Georgia, 1962-1966; coordinator learning laboratory, W.W. Holding Tech Institute, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1968-1970; teaching assistant, Baylor University, Waco, Texas, 1970-1973; instructor, Texas State Technology Institute, Waco, 1976-1980; instructor, Blinn College, Bryan-College Station, Texas, 1982-1984; instructor, Texas Southmost College, Brownsville, 1984-1987; instructor, Embry-Riddle Aero. U., Beeville, Texas, 1988-1989; associate professor mathematics and psychology, Palo Alto College, San Antonio, since 1988; president faculty senate, Palo Alto College, San Antonio, 1995-1997.
Pastor 1st Baptist Church, Jewell, Georgia, 1965-1967, Community Baptist Church, Wake Forest, North Carolina, 1967-1970, Marquez (Texas) Baptist Church, 1975-1979, Evangelical University Church of Christ, Lyons, Texas, 1980-1984, 1st Christian Church, Aransas Pass, Texas, 1988-1991, 1st Christian Church, Devine, Texas, since 1994. President Boosters Association, Waco, 1978-1979, Faculty Senate Palo Alto College, 1995-1997. Vice president Family Abuse Center, Waco, 1978-1979, co-founder.
Councilman City of Hewitt, Texas, 1980. Major United States Army Reserve, 1962-1969. Member Texas Faculty Association, Texas Community College Teachers Association, Masons.
Married Sharon Elizabeth Knapp, May 10, 1974. Children: Cheryl, Tina, David.