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 Deutschverein, President: Kappa Alpha Order - Epsilon Iota Chapter.
Pastor: Alto Methodist Circuit (Mt. Zion & Lynche's Chapel) 1975-1977
Past Master: Texas Lodge of Research A.F. & A.M. and Parsons Lodge No. 222, downtown Austin, TX
PHP : Lone Star Chapter No. 6, Royal Arch Masons
Current Prelate: Knights Templar Colorado Commandery No. 4, Austin, TX.
Member: Texas German Heritage Society.
Active (public tree): Ancestry.com
7th generation Texan, originating with Rolen W. Box family near Houston, Texas.