Education:

1968 Ordained Minister, Baptist Bible College, Springfield, MO
1982 BA (Pastoral Psychology) through equivalency exam, Zion Theological Seminary, Winchester, KY
1982 Master's program (Pastoral Psychology), Zion Theological Seminary, Winchester, KY
1984 Dale Carnegie Sales Course, Springfield, MO
1984 Dale Carnegie Public Speaking Course, Springfield, MO
1985 Certified Professional Hypnotist, Southwestern School of Hypnotherapy, Los Angeles, CA
1990 Dale Carnegie Management Seminar, Springfield, MO
1996 MA (Psychology) through equivalency exam, LaSalle University, New Orleans, LA
1999 PhD (Hypnotherapy), LaSalle University, New Orleans, LA

Employment:

1968 - 1981 Pastor of four Baptist churches in Colorado - spiritual and psychological counseling
1972 - 1989 Insurance and securities broker - financial and psychological counseling
1985 - present Hypnotherapist in private practice - hypnotherapy and psychological counseling

Accomplishments:

  • Played violin with the Denver Symphony at 16 years of age, Denver, CO, 1964
  • Middleweight Boxing Champion, Baptist Bible College, Springfield, MO,1967
  • Memorized three thousand verses of the Bible, 1968
  • Republican Nominee to State Legislature, Denver, CO, 1976
  • Lawrence County Commissioner, Mount Vernon, MO, 1984
  • Graduate Assistant Teacher, Dale Carnegie Sales Course (taught seven courses), Springfield, MO 1984-1990
  • First Million Dollar Agent, BMA Insurance, Kansas City, MO, 1985
  • Certified Professional Hypnotist, Southwestern School of Hypnotherapy, Los Angeles, CA, 1985
  • Published The Magic Memory Method, Mount Vernon, MO, 1985
  • Agent of the Year, Kansas City Life, Kansas City, MO, 1986
  • Member of the American Guild of Hypnotherapists, New Orleans, LA, 1992-2005
  • Featured Alternative Therapy Practitioner, Channel 4 News, Kansas City, MO, 1997
  • Appointed Official Sports Enhancement Coach, NCAA, Kansas City, MO, 1999
  • Founder of Professor Plumb Publishing, Lenexa, KS, 1999
  • Third Place Powerlifting Champion (men over age 50), Gold’s Gyms of Kansas City, MO, 1999
  • Trainer and Coach for Kelly Murphy, certified hypnotherapist, Kansas City, MO, 2000
  • Published Genderspin: The New Compatibility Test, Lenexa, KS, 2000
  • Trainer and Coach for Debi Donner, Powershack Miss Fitness, 1998, Miss USA Extreme Fitness, 2001
  • Ten thousand hypnosis treatments accomplished by December 31, 2004
  • Featured on NBC News as Sports Enhancement Coach, October 16, 2008

Speaking engagements:

  • Kansas City Life Insurance Company, Kansas City, MO, 1986
  • American Red Cross, Springfield, MO, 1989
  • Board of Realtors, Springfield, MO, 1990
  • Prudential Life Insurance Company, Kansas City, MO, 1991
  • New York Life Insurance Company, Kansas City, MO, 1991
  • Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, Kansas City, MO, 1991
  • American Guild of Hypnotherapists, New Orleans, LA, 1993
  • Johnson County Board of Realtors, Overland Park, KS, 1994
  • Overland Park Breakfast Club, Overland Park, KS, 1995
  • B'nai B'rith Youth Club, Kansas City, MO, 1997
  • Lenexa Optimists Club, Lenexa, KS, 1998
  • Kansas City Women's Clinic, Overland Park, KS, 2002
  • Mental Health Association of the Heartland, Kansas City, KS, 2007