Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University Nebraska, 1958; Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, University Florida, 1959; Doctor of Philosophy, U. Florida, 1961.
Manager planning, budget, Phillips Petroleum Company, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 1977-1979; vice president, Phillips Coal division Phillips Petroleum, Dallas, 1979-1982; director development, engineering, Standard Oil Corporation, Cleveland, 1982-1983; director development, technical, Standard Oil Corporation, Cleveland, 1983-1985; vice president, Sohio Gas Pipeline Company, Cleveland, 1985-1987; vice president commercial, Standard Alaska Production Company, Anchorage, 1987-1988; general manager research planning and control, BP Research International, Sunbury-on-Thames, England, since 1988. Chairman Council on Synthetic Fuels, Washington, 1983-1984.
Served to First lieutenant United States Army, 1961-1963. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Petroleum Institute.
Married Shirley Veta Poska, June 15, 1958. Children: Allyson Marie, Neil Alan.