Student, Southern Illinois University, 1940—1942. Student, University Maryland, 1943—1944.
Engineer, land surveyor Christian County Highway Department, Taylorville, Illinois, since 1946, assistant superintendent hyws., since 1965. County plat review officer Christian County, 1964—1974. Liaison member Christian County Highway Commissioners, since 1975.
Sergeant 1st class United States Army, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations, sergeant 1st class United States Army, 1950-1952.
Leader Abraham Lincoln Council Boy Scouts America, 1956—1968. Fellow: American Congress Surveying and Mapping. Member: Illinois Registered Land Surveyors Association (secretary-treasurer 1970-1974), Order of Arrow.
Married Ruth Elaine Whittaker, July 21, 1972. Children: Carolyn Jean, Roger Michael.