Bachelor in Music Education, Sam Houston State University, 1973. Master of Religious Education, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, 1977.
Minister music and youth, 1st Baptist Church, Shepherd, Texas, 1970-1971; minister music and youth, 1st Baptist Church, Cedar Hill, Texas, 1974-1978; minister youth and activities, Uvalde Baptist Church, Houston, 1971-1974; minister education and administration, Fairview Baptist Church, Grand Prairie, Texas, 1978-1981; minister administration, Forest Cove Baptist Church, Kingwood, Texas, since 1981. Church training director Union Baptist Association, Houston, 1981-1983, director Sunday school, 1986-1989. Director church training Dallas Baptist Association, 1979-1981.
Chaplain North-East Medical Center Hospital, Humble, Texas, since 1982. Member National Association Church Business Administrators, Southern Baptist Association Church Business Administrators, Southern Baptist Religious Education Association (membership secretary 1983-1984), Southwestern Baptist Religious Education Association.
Married Deborah Lynn Hooper, June 15, 1973. Children: Christi Lynn, Eric Dale.