Bachelor in Physics, University of California at Los Angeles, 1960. Master of Science in Nuclear Physics, University of California at Los Angeles, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, Columbia Pacific University, 1985.
Physics instructor, lower division Laboratory University of California at Los Angeles, 1960-1962, physics instructor upper division nuclear physics, 1961-1962. Nuclear ion engine rocket physicist Rocketdyne, Canoga Park, California, 1961. Senior scientist Advanced Technology Company, Los Angeles, 1965-1966.
Physicist, principle superconductivity investigator Northrop Space Science Laboratory, Hawthorne, California, 1966-1970. President Sherman Insurance Agency, Inc., Los Angeles, 1970-1984. President, Chief Executive Officer Sherman Finance Services, Inc., Thousand Oaks, California, since 1984.
Consultant TRW, 1970. Speaker science seminars for National Aeronautics and Space Administration, United States Air Force, Lockheed. Speaker finance seminars, since 1972.
Developer business plan between Bank of China and New United States of America-China Project. Create internet interactive website business plan, since 1998.
Member California Association Life Underwriters, Westlake Art Guild, University of California at Los Angeles Physics Honor Society (vice president 1959, executive vice president 1960), Sigma Pi Sigma.
Avocations: landscape artist, gallery and bank exhibitions, 1991. Played trumphet and drums, 1956-1958, United States Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps marching band. Arranger and composer of ballad/symphonic music.
Planetary astrophotography. Oneof the first to design the National Aeronautics and Space Administration crystal experiment for astronauts. Originated and performed first superconductive non-destructive test todetermine aircraft titanium alloy strength.
Created concept and experimentally performed the first superconductive short antenna for verylow frequency communication.
Married Annette Ellen Drasin, August 29, 1965. Children: Rochelle Heidi, Sondra Nicole.