Bachelor of Science, Mankato State University, 1950.
Salesman Northwestern Welco, Pittsburgh, 1950-1955. Sales manager Kendall Sales Education Center, Barrington, Illinois, 1955-1960, manager district, regional sales, 1960-1977, director professional sales education, since 1977.
Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946. National Society Sales Training Executives (various offices, president 1988), American Society Training Directors.
Married Virginia Rose Tritchler, February 5, 1951. Children: Mark, Kathleen, Nancy, Paul, Matthew, John, Joseph.