Career educator. Resident of Dublin, Virginia, U.S.A. Master's from Marshall and doctorate from Clemson. Full-time experience in West Virginia, South Carolina and Virginia, serving in both two-year and four-year colleges and universities. Consulting experience in a number of states including California, Alabama, Massachusetts and Ohio. Widely published free-lance writer with more than 800 articles in non-academic publications. Author of 20-plus books published by McGraw-Hill, the College Board and others.