- Erskine College
magna cum laude, 1986
- University of South Carolina
Omicron Delta Kappa, Garnet Circle,
Phi Delta Phi
- South Carolina, 1990
- U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, 1991.
- Panel Member, 1993-2003, and Chairperson 2003 - present, Sixteenth Judicial Circuit Fee Dispute Resolution
- Member, Board of Visitors, Medical University of South Carolina, 1998-2000
- York County Bar Association
- South Carolina Bar (Member, Professional Responsibility Committee, 1992-1993; CLE Committee, 1997-1999; Officer, Real Estate Practices Section 2006-Present)
- Officer, South Carolina Army National Guard, 1986 - 1996.
- Elder and Treasurer, First Rock Hill Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church
- Board Member, York County Council on Aging