Doctor of Philosophy, Case Western Reserve University, 1990. Master of Arts, Naval War College, 2005.
Head, chemical biological science, technical branch Naval Surface Warfare Center Dalgren Division, Virginia, 2002—2004, senior scientist, since 2005. Research professor molecular microbiology, toxicology Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1990—2000. Scientist Naval Surface Warfare Center Dalgren Division, 2000—2001, head, biotechnology section, 2001—2002.
Member of United States of America Moodok Kwan Karate (associate).
Married Diane Marie Keller, September 27, 1987. Children: Roderick K., William A., Gabrielle M.