Mr. Herget has degrees from The Capitol Page School in Washington, D.C., the American University in Paris, France, and the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, AR. He has over fifty years of diversified work experience which includes; creating companies specializing in export management, corporate strategic planning, bank marketing and software development, writing speeches (for ex., Gov. Winthrop Rockefeller), customer acceptance programs for new bank technology and hundreds of articles on business and politics for local and national publications. His resume also includes developing trademarked bank marketing, direct marketing, and strategic planning programs, founding civic and economic development organizations ranging from the Jonesboro University Rotary Club, regional economic development groups, and global trade groups.