- Undergraduate Education
- 1981 B.S. Soil Science, Texas Tech University.
- Graduate Education
- 1984 M.S. Soil Science (Pedology and Mineralogy), Texas Tech University. Thesis: "Persistence of a Zeolite in Tuffaceous Soils of the Texas Trans-Pecos."
- 1992 Ph.D. Pedology, Texas A&M University. Dissertation: "The Agroecological Evolution of Cobweb Swamp, Belize."
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Department of Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences Texas A&M University and Professor and Extension Specialist Environmental Quality and Coastal Community Development
Professor and Extension Specialist
Coastal Community Development & Environmental Quality