Edward was the 2007 Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry and in 1985, graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Dental School at San Antonio. In 1981, he graduated from Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, Texas with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. His professional memberships and associations include the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, River District, Dental Society, and the Presswood Study Club. He served as the president of River District Dental Society, and is a delegate to the Texas Dental Association Annual Convention. Edward has been married to Lori Wuensch for 22 years and they have 5 children; Caroline, Andrew and Adam are in New Braunfels, and Eric and Edward III are going to school at Texas A&M.