Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Georgia Technology Institute, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1967.
Data processing salesman International Business Machines Corporation, Atlanta, 1956-1957. Management consultant C.W. Adams Associates, Bedford, Massachusetts, 1960-1964. State legislator Massachusetts House Representatives, Boston, 1965-1968.
Science dav. to Governor of Puerto Rico San Juan, 1969. Senior lecturer Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School Management, Cambridge, 1970-1971. Gilbreth professor Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, 1971-1974.
Science advisory to Massachusetts Legislation Boston, 1975-1977. Founder, president Participation Systems, Inc., 1970-1984. Chairman Eventures, Ltd.
(formerly Parenting Stress Index), Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1985-1989, also board directors. Vice-chairman Network Technologies, International Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1986-1988. Visiting scholar Cognitive Science and Machine Intelligence Laboratory University Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Chairman board selectmen Bedford, 1962-1965, Citizens For Massachusetts, 1967. Treasurer Council For Constitutional Reform in Massachusetts, 1963. 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1957-1960.
Member Electronic Mail Association, Electronic Networking Association, Toastmasters (Ann Arbor club), Civic Theater Club.
Married Joann Gail Orcutt, August 18, 1956. Children: Emily Joan, Maria Lynn.