Party affiliation: Republican
Individual practice law, California and Alaska, 1965-1967. Assistant attorney general State of Alaska, 1967. Assistant district attorney Anchorage, 1968-1969.
Judge Superior Court, 1970-1975. Justice Supreme Court State of Alaska, Anchorage, 1975-1993, chief justice, 1981-1984. Of council Bogle & Gates, 1994-1995.
Member Burke Bauermeister, Anchorage, since 1996.