B.A. 1978, College of William and Mary; J.D. 1981, Washington and Lee University School of Law, cum laude, Executive Editor, Washington and Lee Law Review; M.B.A. 1988, Duke University.
Admitted to practice in Virginia. General Counsel, Roanoke Regional Airport Commission; General Counsel, Roanoke Valley Resource Authority; Of Counsel, Guynn & Waddell with focus on local government law.