Bachelor of Science in Education, Western Oregon State College, 1961.
Teacher, Public School System, Salem, 1961-1966; owner, president, Concert Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., Salem, since 1963. Board member Washington State Fairs Association (1988-1990, alternate 1987-1988).
Commissioner Oregon Motion Picture Promotion Commission, Salem, 1972-1974, Salem (Oregon) Cultural Tourism Promotion Commission, since 1988. Member Salem Argonauts (board chairman 1987-1989), Salem Symphony Association (president 1977-1978), WOSC Wolfpack Association (president 1990-1991), Salem Civic Auditorium Association (board member since 1984), Salem-Kawagoe City Sister City Commission (board secretary 1989-1990), Salem Convention & Visitors Association (president 1986-1988), Salem Chamber of Commerce (executive board since 1988).
Married Janet Louise Larson, July 11, 1959. Children: Joan Louise, John Frederick.