Bachelor of Science with high honors, University of Illinois, 1948; Master of Science, University of Illinois, 1951.
With Boeing Aircraft, 1948—1950, 1951—1952. Chief engineer astronautics division, corporation director General Dynamics, 1954—1965. Chief engineer Defense Systems Group TRW, Redondo Beach, California, 1956—1986, private consultant system engineering, 1986.
President, Chief Executive Officer Armstrong Systems Engineering Co, Westminster, from 1986. Member National Aeronautics and Space Administration Research Advisory Committee on Control, Guidance & Navigation, 1959-1962.
First lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945. Member American Mathematics Society, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, National Management Association, American Defense Preparedness Association, Masons.
Son of George Dewey and Ruby Imald (Dickerson) A. m. Lael Jeanne Baker, April 3, 1946. Children: Susan Lael, Roberta Lynn, Gene Lee.