Associate of Arts, Neosho County Community College, Chanute, Kansas, 1969. Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology, Pittsburgh State University, 1972.
Senior draftsman Marley Cooling Tower Company, Mission, Kansas, 1972-1975, senior application engineer, 1975-1978. Marketing specialist Olin Water Services, Overland Park, Kansas, 1977-1978. Regional sales manager, senior sales engineer Carlton Company, Crestwood, Missouri, since 1978.
Member Instrumentation Society of America, St. Louis Electrical Board (sustaining).
Married Rebecca Ann Johnson, February 15, 1975. Children: Kimberly Shannon, Laura Christine.