Student, University Utah, 1966-1967; student, Columbia University, New York City, 1970; Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology, Stanford University, 1972; Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1975.
Corporation strategy consultant, Boston Cons., 1975-1977;
corporation strategy consultant, Bain & Company, Boston, 1977;
director corporation strategy, Hillenbrand Industries, Inc., Batesville, Indiana, 1977-1978;
senior vice president, Hillenbrand Industries, Inc., Batesville, Indiana, 1978-1985;
president, The Forethought Group, Batesville, since 1985. Member adjunct faculty University of Michigan Graduate School Business, 1980. President, board directors Rockwood Furniture, Inc., Salt Lake City, since 1985.
Chairman curriculum advisory county Indiana State Board Education, 1987-1992.
Republican Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Hong Kong, 1967-1969. Unit scouting coordinator Dan Beard council Boy Scouts American, Cincinnati, 1982-1991. Bishop Church of Jesus Christ, Batesville, 1986-1990.
Member American Bar Association, Fellow Life Management Institute (chartered life underwriter 1990, chartered finance consultant 1992), American Management Association, Phi Beta Kappa.
Married Alyce Jolene Edmunds, August 26, 1970. Children: Justin, Melissa, Jennifer, Katherine, Elizabeth, David.