Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Stanford University, 1951. Master of Arts in Public Administration, California State University, San Diego, 1972. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, University California, Davis, 1975.
Highway engineer California Department Transportation, Bishop, 1951-1954, San Bernardino, 1954-1958. Highways engineer Capitol Engineering, Vietnam, 1958-1960. Engineer, planner California Department Transportation, San Diego, 1960-1970, division chief Sacramento, 1970-1981.
Advisor United States Department Transportation, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1981-1985. Administrator California Department Transportation, San Francisco, 1985-1991, San Diego, 1991-1995. Independent transportation consultant, since 1995.
With United States Air Force, 1945-1947, Japan. Fellow American Society of Civil Engineers. Member American Public Works Association, Nature Conservancy, Native Plant Society.
Married Edna Benita Hables, December 30, 1951. Children: Kenneth Edward, Chris Hables, Dana George.