Bachelor in Political Science, University Nebraska, 1965. Master of Arts in Economics, Northern Illinois University, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, Northern Illinois University, 1974.
Associate professor business, Illinois State University, Normal, 1973-1974;
superintendent transportation planning, Saudi Consolidated Elec. Company, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1974-1980;
deputy commissioner, Department Commerce and Economics Development, Juneau, Alaska., 1981-1982;
supervisor labor market information, Alaska Department Labor, Juneau, 1982-1987;
economist, Treasury Department, San Francisco, 1987-1992;
planning consultant, Saudi Aramco, Dhahran, since 1992. Consultant, expert witness United States Government, 1988-1992.
Director, treasurer Eight-Five Corporation, Juneau, 1986-1988. Chair Alaska Marine Pilots Board, 1982. Hearing officer Alaska Division Business Loans, Juneau, 1982-1983.
Finance chairman representative for government campaign, Juneau, 1986. Finance committee Epworth Methodist Church, Berkeley, California, 1990-1991. Steward and finance committee Chapel by the Lake, Juneau, 1984-1985.
With United States Marine Corps, 1957-1960, Okinawa. Member American Economics Association, American Businessmens Association Saudi Arabia, International Association Energy Economists.
Married Sharon E. Stevens, November 28, 1963. Children: Douglas, Chris.