Firefighter United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Camelo, Arizona, 1967—1970, 1971—1972, forestry technical supervisor Sierra Vista, Arizona, 1973—1975. Assistant area forester Utah State Lands & Forestry Department, Heber, 1976—1977, area forester, 1977—1978, fire management officer Salt Lake City, since 1978. Developer, instructor basic wildland fire course Utah.
Technology College, 1980.
Member of Western Fire Managers (co-founder, chairman elect 1987-1988), Great Basin Incident Management Team, Inteior West Fire Council (agency representative since 1978), Forestry Conservation Communications Association since 1978, Utah County Chief Fire Officers Association, American Forestry Association, Society of America Foresters.