Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, University Detroit, 1955.
Project engineer, Union Carbide Corporation, Clarksburg, West Virginia, 1955-1956; plant engineer, Union Carbide Corporation, Clarksburg, West Virginia, 1957-1958; from. product engineer to executive vice president, Fostoria Industries, Inc., 1958-1975; president, Fostoria Industries, Inc., since 1975; also board directors, Fostoria Industries, Inc. Board directors Roppe Corporation, Fostoria, Travel Professionals International Corporation, Johnson City, Tennessee.
President Fostoria Economic Development Corporation, 1990. 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1956-1957. Member Industrial Heating Equipment Association (president 1984), Rotary (president Fostoria unit 1990), Knights of Columbus (navigator 1970-1972).
Married Elizabeth Ann Herb, September 3, 1955. Children: Linda, Marcia, Jeffry, Sandra, Nicholas.