Bachelor of Science, Texas Advertising & Marketing University, 1963. Master of Science, Ohio State University, 1970. Postgraduate, Nova University, 1981—1984.
Program control officer, pilot United States Air Force, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, 1956—1968. Director operations research projects Sperry Univac, St. Paul, 1969—1973. Principal system analyst Teledyne Brown Engineering, Huntsville, Alabama, 1973—1980.
Member research staff Riverside Research Institute, 1980—1983. Senior engineer, project manager Triad Microsys. Inc., since 1983; adjunct faculty Florida Institute of Technology.
President North Alabama Chapter. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1956-1968, colonel United States Air Force Reserve.
Member of Institute Management Sciences, Institute Industrial Engineers, Sertoma International (chapter officer 1974-1980), Alpha Pi Mu, Tau Beta Pi, Phi Kappa Phi.
Married Jonne Muriel Renner Blythe, May 2, 1956. Children: James, Marjory, Dyana, Cheryl.