- Ranger with National Park Service, Cape Hatteras 1973-1979,
- Radford University Student Affairs Student Activity Assistant Director 1979-1991
- American Red Cross New River Valley Director 91-2011.
- A.A. St. Mary's College Raleigh, N.C.,
- B.S. Parks & Recreation Radford College
- M.S. Leisure Services Radford University
Focus areas: Administration, instruction, management, and development in planning and organization with respect to business/agency and program development; safety and security planning and procedures.