Bachelor of Science, Indiana State University, 1975. Master of Arts, University Evansville, 1977. Bachelor of Science, University Southern Indiana, 1987.
Postgraduate, University London, 1994. Postgraduate, St. Meinrad School of Theology, 1991.
Senior consultant, American Aircraft Corporation, Long Beach, California, 1987-1990, 93; consultant, Phalanx Organisation, Inc., Long Beach, 1986-1987; Scottish editor, Burke's Peerage, London, 1987-1988; chairman, Fife Holdings, Ltd., Edinburgh, Scotland and, Evansville, since 1990; chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Third Millennium System, Evansville, since 1995. President Historic Scottish Properties, Edinburgh, 1986-1990.
Chairman, member Knight Township Board, Evansville, 1982-1986. Member Baronage of Scotland.
Married Michele Ann Shourds, May 28, 1978.