Bachelor of Science, University of Illinois, 1970.
Insurance agent, Prudential Insurance Company, Champaign, Illinois, 1969-1972; life underwriter, State Farm Insurance Company, Bloomington, 1972-1974; advanced life underwriter, State Farm Insurance Company, Bloomington, 1974-1975; agency training director, State Farm Insurance Company, Columbia, Missouri, 1975-1978; insurance agent, State Farm Insurance Company, Overland Park, Kansas, 1978-1985; agency manager, State Farm Insurance Company, Bloomington, since 1985.
Scoutmaster Boy Scouts American, Champaign, 1971. Cubmaster Cub Scouts American, Bloomington, 1987. With United States Army Reserve, 1969-1976.
Member Life Underwriters Association (vice president 1986-1988), American Society Chartered Life Underwriter, General Agents and Managers Conference.
Married Lynnette Evelyn Eipers, September 6, 1969 (divorced February 1989). 1 child, Mark T.; married Susan Jean Hicks, May 19, 1989.