Student, Finance Institute Education, 1964—1980. Graduate, University Washington, 1969.
Teller Evergreen Savings Association, Chehalis, Washington, 1964—1965, loan officer, 1965—1966, branch manager, 1966—1968, treasurer, 1968—1970. Executive vice president, managing officer Bay Colony Federal Savings and Loan, South Yarmouth, Massachusetts, 1970—1972. President Puritan Mortgage Company, 1972—1975.
Division underwriting manager, account executive Ticor Mortgage Insurance, Seattle, 1975—1980. Vice president mortgage loans Central Evergreen Savings & Loan Association, Chehalis, 1980, executive vice president, 1980, president, chief executive officer, since 1980. With United States Army, 1961-1964.
Mayor, Bucoda, Washington, 1980—1981. Member executive committee, board Thurston County Economic Development Council. Board member Chehalis Industrial Commission.
Board chairman Thurston County Parks. Board member Centalia College Foundation. Member of Washington Savings League (member insurance committee), Institute of Finance Education, Savings Institution Marketing Society of America, United States Savings and Loan League (member secondary market committee).
Married Lois Robinson Godding, February 23, 1962. Children: Pamela, Patricia, Rachel, Robin.