Bachelor, University Utah, 1963. Master of Arts, University Utah, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Utah, 1968.
Assistant professor, U. Montana, Missoula, 1968-1971;
administrative assistant, United States Congress, Washington, 1971-1972;
staff assistant to president, The White House, Washington, 1972-1973;
deputy assistant secretary, Department of Interior, Washington, 1973;
professor, department chairman public affairs, Pepperdine U., Los Angeles, 1974-1976;
federal affairs coordinator, Getty Oil Corporation, 1977-1981;
deputy lieutenant governor, State Utah, Salt Lake City, 1981-1984;
associate professor, Brigham Young U., Provo, Utah., 1984-1991;
professor, Brigham Young U., Provo, Utah., since 1991. Lecturer University of Southern California, 1975-1976. Adjunct Professor California State University, 1977-1981, Peppervine U., Los Angeles, 1977-1981.
Adjunct instructor U. Utah, 1983-1984.
Member Republican central committee, Provo, 1988, assistant manager No-on 14 Campaign, 1976. Manager Shoup For Congress, Missoula, 1970. With United States Army, 1958-1960.
Member Public Relations Society of America.
Married Jacquelin Webster, July 18, 1958. Children: Todd Brad, Traci Webster, Julie Webster.