Party affiliation: Republican
Chemist National Bureau Standards, Washington, 1961-1962. Patent examiner United States Patent Office, 1962-1964. Staff attorney Thiokol Chemical Corporation, Trenton, New Jersey, 1965-1966, Itek Corporation, Lexington, Massachusetts, 1966-1975, United States Steel Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1975-1985, Marathon Oil Corporation, Houston, 1985-1990.
General counsel Halliburton Environmental Technologies, Inc., 1990-1993, Lockheed Martin Idaho Technologies Company, since 1994. Board directors Command Performance Operators, Inc., Georgetown, Texas.
Denomination: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Member American Bar Association, Chemical Manufacturing Association Litigation Group, Texas Bar Association, Houston Bar Association, American Corporation Counsel Association (board directors 1989-1993, 1st vice president Greater Houston chapter 1991-1993), Rotary.