Student, Kansas State University, 1962.
Owner, president B. B. Andersen Company, Topeka, 1970-1985, B.B. Andersen Company's. Inc., Kansas City, Missouri, since 1985.
Member Republican Eagles, since 1975, Republican National Senatorial Trust, since 1981. Past finance chairman for Kansas George Bush Campaign, President Gerald Ford Campaign. Co-chairman Ford-Dole Dinner, 1976.
Vice chairman Republican Senate House Dinner, 1981, 83. Chairman Prsdl. Inaugural Committee Commemorative Fund, 1981. Member Presidential Committee Regional Finance Chairman of Citizens for Republic, since 1982.
Board directors Responsible Government for American, 1981-1985. Victory '84 Alliance, finance chairman Reagan-Bush '84, Kansas. Corporal United States Army, 1955-1958.
Member James S. Brady Presl. Foundation (council of trustees), Young President' Organization, Capitol Federal Savings & Loan Association (board directors), Topeka C. of Chamber (board directors), Associated General Contractors of Kansas (board director), Kansas Economic Development Commission Lodges: Arab Shriners Temple.
Married Ceva J. Hansen, June 6, 1966 (divorced 1984). Children: Todd E., Darren J., Mark A., John S. Married Janis Lynne Shortall, November 21, 1984.