Bachelor of Science, Purdue University, 1963. Certified, University Wisconsin, 1976.
Credit examiner Federal Intermediate Credit Bank, Louisville, 1963—1964. County manager Peru Production Credit, 1964—1965. Vice president, cashier Union Bank and Trust Company, Kokomo, 1965—1974.
Executive vice president 1st National Bank, Marion, 1974—1979. President Citizen National Bank, since 1979. Instructor Indiana University, Kokomo, 1969—1982.
God, who is heard throughout the Bible, calls for justice for the widows, orphans and aliens who were oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore the involvement in political life is something that Christians should not avoid.
Board directors Grant/Blackford Mental Health Center, Marion, United Fund of Grant County. Trustee Indiana Center University, Indianapolis, since 1974. President Marion Area Chamber of Commerce, 1981.
Member of Indiana Bankers Association, Meshingomesia Country Club, Rotary.
Married Marian Juelda Hostetler, August 25, 1962. Children: Donna Dee, Jay David.