- B.S., Mass Communication 1980
- Began his career photographing in black & white, advanced through color and adapted to digital. Continued to evolve and has adapted to social media, audio podcasting, video virtual reality and other multimedia platforms.
- Nationally recognized motivational speaker
- 1998 – Present – Photographer, The Tennessean – member of team awarded the Pulitzer Prize for the coverage of the 2010 Nashville flood; covers business, news, sports, fashion, food.
- 1983 – 1998 – Photographer, Nashville Banner
- 1981 – 1983 – Photographer, Clarksville Leaf-Chronicle
- 1980 – 1981 – Photographer, Daily News Journal