B. Engineering in Mining, Ohio State University, 1940.
Junior mining engineer Pittsburgh Coal Company, 1940-1942. Assistant professor Engineer Experiment Station Ohio State University, Columbus, 1946-1947. Major corps engineers, Atomic Bomb Project United States Army, Manhattan Engineer District, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, 1942—1946.
Assistant to vice president Consolidation Coal Company, Library, Pennsylvania, 1947-1969. Business manager Gibbs & Hill, Incorporated, New York York City, 1969-1970. Vice president Ford, Bacon & Davis, Inc., 1970-1983.
Consulting engineer, since 1983.
Board directors Tipperary Corporation, Midland, Texas, 1973-1986, Onan Corporation, Fridley, Minnesota, 1971-1983, Ford, Bacon &Davis, Incorporated, New York York City, 1973-1983. Major Corps Engineers, United States Army, 1942-1946. Member American Institute Mining, Metallurgical and Petrol.
Engineers (senior Member), American Society Mechanical Engineers, American Nuclear Society, American Coal Ash Association.
Married Helen Mary Burns, 1942 (deceased 1971). Children: Mary Helen, Gerard C. Junior. Married Eileen Francis Goggin, July 31, 1971.