Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Nevada, 1948. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, University Nevada, 1956.
Member faculty University Nevada, Reno, 1948-1951, 55–, professor civil engineering, since 1967, dean College Engineering, 1971-1982. Principal civil engineer, City of Reno, 1951-1955, consultant in field.
Served to lieutenant Commander, aviator United States Naval Reserve, 1940-1945. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Tau Beta Pi, Phi Kappa Phi. Lodges: Masons.
Married Dorothy L. Edholm, November 26, 1958. Children by previous marriage: Charles Reagan, Cheryl Breese Wells.