Received Bachelors Degree in Music Education (Voice) with a Minor in Theater from Western Carolina University in 1977. He worked as a choral director in public and private schools for 9 years in North Carolina and Tennessee. As a singer, he has performed in both vocal ensembles and as a soloist for the past 32 years. He worked in the music production/event business in Asheville, Dallas and Los Angeles for 5 years. For 14 years now, Ron has been a commercial voice-over talent and singer. He is also an Emcee at The Billy Graham Training Center at the Cove and directs the annual ©Singing Christmas Tree© at Arden Presbyterian Church in Arden, NC. Ron and his wife Kathie have two children Scott and Courtney, and they live in Asheville, NC.

Commercial Clients
His commercial client list includes: Disney World & Disney Cruise Lines, Xerox, L.L. Bean, Sony, Mazda, Icy Hot, Turner Network Television, Columbia House Video, Verizon Wireless, Check 'n Go, Canon, Circuit City, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Norwest, McDonald's, Hardees, Sharp,The Wonder Years, Chevrolet/Geo, Mello Yello, Belk, Food Lion, Bluebird, Caterpillar, Duke Power, Subway, Wahl, Dollar General, Time-Warner Cable, Wendy's, S & K and many more.

Professional Achievements
As a singer, he has performed in settings from local churches and regional auditoriums, to the Orange Bowl and the White locations across Europe, the Caribbean, Central America, Russia, Estonia, Finland and the United States. His voice can be heard on 20 different recordings and numerous television and radio jingles.