Wesley Biblical Seminary. Jackson, MS, further studies towards a master's degree in Divinity.

McKinley Theological Seminary. Jackson, MS, bachelor's degree in Theology, 1991  

Tougaloo College. Tougaloo, MS, B.A. in Psychology, three years toward degree in Journalism/English, 1974.

United States Marine Corp. Officers canididate school. Quantico, VA

Canton High School. Canton MS, graduated with Honors.

Tougaloo College. Tougaloo, MS, degree in Education (Social Studies), 1996

1993 - PRESENT: Pastor. St. John M. B. Church, corner of Northside Dr. and Medgar Evers Boulevard, Jackson, MS

1991 Associate Minister. Morning Star M. B. Baptist Church, Albermarble Rd. Jackson, MS. Duties: Assists with all ministerial functions, including the order of service, delivery of sermons in the pastor's absence.

1991 Minister. Licensed and ordained as a minister at Morning Star M. B. Church, Jackson, MS

1978 - 84 Deacon. St. Luther M. B. Church, Jackson, MS. Duties: Peformed devotional services, helped with baptismal services, served Holy Communion