Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering, Vanderbilt University, 1967.
Engineer, Steel Service Company, Nashville, 1965—1968. Senior accountant Ernst & Ernst Certified Public Accountants, 1969—1972. Engaged in research and corporation finance J.C. Bradford & Company, 1972—1973.
President, Chief Executive Officer, director Hillsboro Enterprises, Inc., 1973—1986. Partner Hillsboro Enterprises Partners, since 1986. Board directors Williamson County Bank, Commerce Union Bank and Commerce Union Corporation, Davis Cabinet Company, Nashville, Breeko Industries, Nashville, Bradford Showrooms, Memphis, Genesco, Nashville, Planters Bank & Trust Company, Hopkinsville, Kentucky, Club Car, Inc., Augusta, Georgia.
Division leader Nashville United Way, 1982. Alumni member Leadership Nashville. Treasurer Nashville mayor's re-election campaign, 1983.
Board commissioners Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority, since 1983. Member board Ensworth School, since 1984, Nashville Transit Authority, 1982. Member of Young President's Organization (board directors since 1980), Cumberland Country Club, Nashville City Club, Belle Meade Country Club, Rotary.
Children: Sam Fleming, Joanne Cliffe, Toby Stack.