Bachelor of Business Administration, Jamestown College, 1960. Master of Science in Business Administration, Troy (Alabama) State University, 1976.
Second in command Lieutenant, United States Air Force, 1961; advanced through grades to major general, United States Air Force, 1989; North Atlantic Treaty Organization staff officer, Headquarters Allied Air Forces Center Europe, Ramstein Air Base, Federal Republic Germany, 1974-1976; wing scheduling, wing training and operations officer, 67th Tactical Reconnaissance Wing, Bergstrom Air Force Base, Texas, 1976-1978; commander, 91st Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron, Bergstrom Air Force Base, 1978-1980; deputy commander for resources, deputy commander for maintenance, 48th Tactical Fighter Wing, Lakenheath (England) Royal Air Force Station, 1980-1983; deputy chief of staff for logistics, Headquarters 17th Air Force, Sembach Air Base, Federal Republic Germany, 1983-1984; commander, 485th Tactical Missile Wing, Florennes Air Base, Belgium, 1984-1986; command director, vice director combat operations, Headquarters North America Aerospace Defense Command, Cheyenne Mountain Complex, Colorado, 1986-1988; commandant, Air Command and Staff College, Air War College, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama vice commander, Air U., Maxwell Air Force Base, 1988-1990; commander, Air Force Military Training Center, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, since 1990.
Married Aletta Mae Berreth, June 5, 1960. Children: Michael David, John Harold, Kelly Frances.