• Graduated from PSU in 1961.
  • Served at Ft. Benning, GA and Germany in the Infantry from 1961-1963 until receiving an honorable discharge as a Captain.
  • As a civilian, worked in pharmaceutical sales for Lederle Laboratories and Roche Laboratories until 1971.  In 1971, created Roy Cagle and Associates, dealing mainly with insurance, estate planning, and pensions.  Also worked with C&W Enterprises and Midwest Investments in real estate development and as a governmental consultant.
  • Politically, was a Missouri State Representative from 1977 to 1988.  During that time, Mr. Cagle was the House Minority Leader from 1985 to 1986 and the National Chairman for the American Legislative Exchange Council from 1986 to 1987.