Party affiliation: Democrat
Veterinary surgeon Kakatpur Veterinary Clinic, India, 1964—1968. Assistant project officer Orissa Veterinary Service, Bhubaneswar, India, 1968—1969. Research assistant South Dakota State University, Brookings, 1969—1973.
Director regulatory services South Dakota Department Agriculture, Pierre, 1973—1981. President University of Applied Sciences Laboratories & United Agri-Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., Minneapolis, since 1981.
Member of American Feed Manufacturers Association, Council Agricultural Science & Technology, South Dakota Veterinary Medical Association, Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association, South Dakota Academy of Sciences, Association American Feed Control Officials, American Society Animal Science, National Natural Food Association, American Dairy Science Association, American Veterinary Medical Association, Lions, Sigma Xi.