Denomination: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Law clerk to chief justice Idaho Supreme Court, 1963-1964. Solo practice Boise, Idaho, 1964-1977. Attorney Idaho senate, 1965.
District judge 4th Judicial District, Idaho, 1977-1982, administrative district judge, 1981-1982. Chief judge Idaho Court Appeals, Boise, 1982-1997. Justice Idaho Supreme Court, 1997—2003.
Chairman magistrate's commission 4th judicial district. Chairman Supreme Court member services. Chairman Criminal Pattern Jury Instruction Committee.
Member Civil Pattern Jury Instruction Committee.
Republican committeeman Boise, 1975-1977. Member Ada County Republican Central Committee, 1975-1977. Member Idaho Bar Association (bankruptcy committee), Idaho Administrative Judges Association, American Bar Association, American Judicature Society (director), Association Trial Lawyers American, Idaho Trial Layers Association, Council Chief Judges Court Appeals (president 1994-1995), Boise Estate Planning Council, Junior Chamber of Commerce (national director 1969-1970, president Boise chapter 1966-1967), Lions, Elks, Eagles.