Bachelor of Science in Geology, Utah State University, 1970. Master of Science in Geophysics, University Utah, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in Geophysics, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1976.
Electronic missile checkout GD Convair-Astronautics, San Diego, 1960-1964. Research associate Scripps Institute Oceanography, La Jolla, 1965-1968, Woods Hole (Massachusetts) Oceanographic Institute, 1968. Manager geophysical research AMAX Coal Company, Golden, Colorado, 1977-1982.
Vice president Nonlinear Analysis, Inc., Bryan, Texas, 1982-1984. Visiting, adjunct, associate professor geophysics Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, College Station, 1983-1987. Associate professor geophysics University Missouri, Rolla, 1984-1989.
Coordinator world ocean circulation experiment Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, 1990—1995. Database consultant Denver and Colorado Springs, 1995—2001. President Equal Justice Foundation, since 2001.
With United States Marine Corps, 1955-1963.
Fellow: Geological Society of America. Member: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (voting equipment standards committee 2001-2009), Society Exploration Geophysicists, American Geophysical Union, Marine Corps League.
Children: Christopher Charles, Matthew Lee.