Bachelor, Arkansas Tech University, Russelville, 1979.
Manager Station KURM Radio, Rogers, Arkansas, 1979—1990. Executive officer United States Army Reserve Officers Training Corps program University Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1990—1996. Finance consultant Merrill Lynch, Rogers, 1997.
Mayor City of Rogers, 1998—2010. Member United States Congress from 3rdd Arkansas District, Washington, since 2011, United States House Appropriations Committee, Washington, since 2011. Former councilman Rogers City Council.
Chairman Northwest Arkansas Regional Planning Commission, 2003—2005. Retired colonel Arkansas Army National Guard, 1979—2009.
Appointed member Arkansas Commission on National and Community Service, 1999, chairman, 2001. Member Church at Pinnacle Hills, Rogers. Former president Rogers-Lowell United Fund.
Former member Northwest Arkansas Community College Task Force, St. Mary's Hospital Foundation, Rogers Park Commission. Member of Retired Reserve of Army.
Married Terri Williams. 3 children.