Bachelor of Science in English and History, Murray State University, 1966. Master of Science in Public Administration, Florida State University, 1976. Master of Business Administration, Stetson University, 1978.
President Commercial Brokers Corporation, Tallahassee, since 1983.
Served with United States Army, 1967-1968. Member of Masons.
Married Gail Gordon, November 24, 1966. Children: Michael Reed, Meredith Ashby.