Bachelor of Science in Horticulture, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, 1963. Master of Arts in Agriculture, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 1964. Master of Arts in Teaching in Biology, University North Carolina, 1969.
Doctor of Education in Community College Curriculum, Nova University, 1977.
Instructor botany and biology Arcadia Unified School District (California), 1964-1968. Chairman multi-sensory biology program, instructor Mount San Antonio College, Walnut, California, 1969-1978, administrative assistant continuing education, 1975-1978, division dean natural science, 1978-1983, dean instructional services, 1983. Member accreditation team for East Los Angeles College, 1981, Los Angeles Southwest College, 1983, Long Beach City College (California), 1984.
Vice president, board directors Family Services of Pomona Valley (California), 1983-1984, president, 1984-1985.
Member of California State Polytechnic University Alumni Board (secretary 1981-1982, vice president 1982-1983, president since 1987), Association California Community College Administrators (membership chairman 1980-1983).
Married Gail Lynn Dominguez, March 2, 1968. 1 child Ryan.