Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics, University of Michigan, 1955; Master of Science in Instrumentation Engineering, University Michigan, 1957.
Engineer, Beckman Instrument Company, Stamford, Connecticut, 1957-1958; project engineer, Barnes Engineering Company, Stamford, 1958-1967; senior scientist, EG & G, Inc., Boston, Bedford, Massachusetts, 1967-1972; senior scientist, HSS Inc., Bedford, 1972-1974, 81-85; product manager Jarrell Ash division, Fisher Science, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1974-1981; marketing vice president, American Holographic, Littleton, Massachusetts, 1985-1986; president, Pierson Scientific Associations, Andover, Massachusetts, since 1986.
Volunteer Museum Yachting, Newport, Rhode Island, since 1995. Member Society Instrumentation and Photographic Engineers (president New England chapter since 1996).
Married Dale Strack, June 27, 1964. Children: Geoffrey, Kathryn.