Bachelor of Science in Electronic and Electrical Engineering, California Polytechnic Institute, Pomona, 1971. Master of Business Administration, City University, Washington, 1992.
Sergeant United States Army, 1961-1964. Junior development and technical engineer Conrac, Duarte, California, 1964-1971. Senior development engineer Honeywell-Marine Systems, West Covina, 1971-1973.
Technical marketing manager Rockwell, Munich, 1973-1980. Director central Europe PA Technology, Frankfurt, Germany, 1980—1996. Director Germany CC&I, Muenzenberg, Germany, since 1996.
Member Harvard Club (Frankfurt), American-German Club.
Son of Fritz Claudius and Gretchen Helen (Timmerman). Three children.