Bachelor, Johnson C. Smith University, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1986. Master of Arts, Texas Southern University, Houston, 1988. Postgraduate, University Santa Barbara.
Professor education Hargest College, Houston, 1988-1990. Tax examiner Internal Revenue Service, Philadelphia, 1990-1996. Founder, executive director National Stop the Violence Alliance, Inc., Camden, since 1991.
Founder, executive director Camden County International National Festival, since 1994, Actors, Artists and Athletes Against Violence, since 1995, Facing Attitudes Concerning Educational Spirits, 1996, Peace Troopers: A Youth Partnership with Law Enforcement, 1998.
Member Delta Sigma Theta.
1 child, Sescily Reneé.