Bachelor, University Washington, 1959. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1965.
From regional sales manager to vice president service products business units, Crown Zellerbach Corporation, San Francisco, since 1965; president, Champion Paper Distbrs., Inc., Riverside, California, 1981-1987; president, Pioneer Packaging, Phoenix, since 1987.
Vice president executive committee Keep Riverside AHead, economic development committee, board directors. Executive committee member Riverside Chamber of Commerce, development committee Served to Captain United States Air Force, 1959-1963. Member American Paper Institute (past committee chairman), Elks.
Married Suzanna Tae Abbott, April 30, 1963. Children: Alex, Jeffrey, Marybeth. Married second, Gail Ann Platt.