Graduate: Athens High School 1975
Hairgrove Scholar: Lon Morris College. Student Body President.
Bachelor of Arts: Russian History - Texas State University, San Marcos.
Chancellor: Aktiver Deutsch Verein, President: Kappa Alpha Order - Epsilon Iota Chapter. President: Order of Omega.
Pastor: Alto Methodist Circuit (Mt. Zion & Lynche's Chapel) 1975-1977
Past Master: Texas Lodge of Research A.F. & A.M. (2005-2006), Parsons Lodge No. 222 (2004-2005) downtown Austin, Texas.
PHP: (2011) Lone Star Chapter No. 6, Royal Arch Masons, Austin, Texas.
Prelate: Knights Templar: Colorado Commandery No. 4, Austin, Texas.
Member: Texas German Heritage Society.
Active (public tree): Ancestry.com
7th generation Texan, originating with Rolen W. Box family near Harrisburg (now Houston), Texas.