Phi Delta Phi. Member, The Order of Barristers. City Attorney, Graham, 1996—2016.
- 1978, Texas
- 1979, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
- 1983, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
- Texas Tech University Class of 1978 J.D.
- Texas Tech University Class of 1975 B.B.A.
- Comanche, Texas, October 2, 1952
- Young County and American Bar Associations
- State Bar of Texas
- Texas Association of Bank Counsel
- Board Certified, Civil Trial Law, Texas Board Of Legal Specialization
- Bar Fellowship
- Texas Bar Foundation