Bachelor of Science in Journalism, University Tennessee, 1986. Postgraduate, Southern Seminary, 1990.
English as Second Language teacher, Foreign Mission Board, Nagasaki, Japan, 1987; campus minister, Roane State Community College, Harriman, Tennessee, 1987-1988; campus minister, N.W. Baptist Convention, Portland, Oregon, 1989-1990; childcare worker, Home of the Innocents, Louisville, 1988-1989; news director, station manager, Radio Covington (Georgia), Inc., since 1990. News affiliate Georgia Network, Atlanta, since 1990, Channel 2 WSB-television, Atlanta, since 1990.
Member Georgia Association Broadcasters (Station of Year award 1991).
Married G. Christopher Elder, May 29, 1993.