Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Oregon State University, 1949.
Various field positions, C.E., Portland, 1949-1956; chief, navigation division, C.E., Portland, 1972-1985; chief, operations division, C.E., Portland, 1985-1987; chief, planning division, C.E., Portland, 1987-1988; materials engineer, R. J. Tipton Association Engineers, Caracas, Venezuela, 1956-1958; resident engineer Junction Dam, Bechtel Corporation, Placerville, California, 1958-1959; marine manager, Port of Portland, 1959-1967, 70-72; assistant general manager, Port of Portland, 1967-1970; consultant, Oregon and Washington, since 1988.
Chairman St. Mary's Home for Boys, Beaverton, Oregon since 1990. With United States Navy, 1943-1946, PTO. Fellow: American Society of Civil Engineers.
Married Elsie Barbara Tschida, April 6, 1947 (divorced 1974). Married Violet Blanchard Richardson, September 30, 1975. Children: Connie Jean, Neal John, Gail Margaret.