Post Graduate - 30 hours, West Virginia UniversityMaster of Arts in Music - West Virginia University; 1981Bachelor in Music Education - Glenville State College; 1973
- Glenville State College, August 2005¬¬-2016-Professor of Percussion
- Silver Creek Ski Resort, August 2004-October 2005-General Manager and Executive Vice President
- Glenville State College, 1982 - July 2004-Band Director, Percussion and Administrative duties
- West Virginia University, 1979 – 1981- Drum line Instructor and Coordinator
- Calhoun County High School, 1981 – 1982- Band Director and Music Supervisor
- Calhoun County High School, 1973 – 1978- Band Director
- “The Secret to Injury Prevention.” Published in the Journal of the Percussion Arts Society. 2010.
- “African Drumming; Having Fun with Music.” The West Virginia Collegiate Music Educators Association Conference. Glenville State College, Glenville, WV. November 2007.
- “Hearing Injuries for Musicians & Prevention.” Presented to the West Virginia Collegiate Music Educators Conference at Glenville State College, Glenville, WV. November 2004.
- “Can Performance Anxiety Damage Your Hearing?” Article published in the Journal of the Percussion Arts Society. 2004.
- Conductor of the Glenville State College Percussion Ensemble concerts 2015
- Conductor of the Glenville State College African Ensemble 2015
- Current member and past president of the Percussive Arts Society Health and Wellness Committee
- Current member and past president of the West Virginia Percussive Arts Society chapter
- 2012 Percussion Ensemble Tour of West Virginia public schools
- 2011 Percussion Ensemble Tour of West Virginia public schools
- Percussion Ensemble performance at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee
- Percussion Ensemble performed three times at the Greenbrier Hotel and resort
- Percussion Ensemble performed four times at Snowshoe Mountain resort
- Several African Ensemble performances and clinics for the GSC Multi-Cultural Fair