- Ph.D. 2004, Weed Science,Department of Crop, Soil, and Environmental Sciences, University of Arkansas. Dissertation: Late Sason glyphosate applications in glyphosate-tolerant soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr] to reduce weed seed in the soil seed bank.
- M.S. 1999, Weed Science, Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, University of Tennessee. Thesis: Comparison of herbicide programs in Imidazolinone- tolerant corn.
- B.S. 1996, Agricultural Science, Austin Peay State University.