Second District: All of Allendale, Barnwell, Hampton, Jasper and Lexington, as well as parts of Aiken, Beaufort, Calhoun, Colleton, Orangeburg and Richland
Born: October 6, 1952, in Wilmington, Delaware,
Married: Mary Montgomery Elliott, three children.
University of South Carolina College of Journalism (B.A., 1973); University of South Carolina (J.D., 1977). Assistant Attorney General, Office of South Carolina Attorney General, 1977-1982. Richland County Republican Party Chairman, 1986-1997; Chairman, Richland County Public Defender Corporation, 1994-1995.
Member of: South Carolina Bar, 1977 ; Richland County and American Bar Associations; U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit.
Appointed as Interim Commissioner to the Public Service Commission of South Carolina July 2, 1999.
Served until February 29, 2000.