Student, Vanderbilt University, 1969—1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, 1979. Bachelor in Mathematics, Hendrix College, 1973.
Instructor Vanderbilt University, Nashville, 1976—1977. Assistant professor Hendrix College, Conway, Arkansas, 1977—1979. Chief economist Arkansas Public Service Commission, Little Rock, since 1979.
Consultant Illinois Attorney General, Springfield, 1982.
Vanderbilt University assistantship, 1975—1976. Member of Western Economic Association, Southern Economic Association, American Economic Association, Rotary.
Married Susan Gail Rummel, December 29, 1979. 1 child Laura Elizabeth.