Student, University Nebraska, 1956—1958. Bachelor of Business Administration, University Denver, 1965.
Accountant Ernst & Ernst, Denver, 1965—1969. Treasurer Monfort Colorado, Greeley, 1969—1972. Vice president finance Spencer Foods, Iowa, 1972—1979.
Group vice president finance services Monfort Inc., 1979—1983, group vice president finance services & lamb operations, 1983—1989. Executive vice president finance & administration ConAgra Red Meats, 1989—1992, executive vice president, since 1994. President Mapelli Food Distribution Company, 1990—1994.
Private industry council Economic Development Action Partnership, 1985—1990, board directors Greeley, 1984—1992, 1st National Bank Greeley, since 1989, Purdue Valley Bank, Fort Collins, Colorado, since 1993, Weld Broadcasting Company, since 1992. Chairman EADP, 1990; board trustees North Carolina Medical Center, since 1992, president, 1993—1994, board directors, since 1993.
Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Colorado Certified Public Accountants, National Association Accountants, Greeley Country Club.
Married JoAnn Ferris Mueller, August 17, 1963. Children: Bradford Paul, Bartley Brandon.