Bachelor of Science, Brigham Young University, 1956.
Senior accountant Arthur Young & Company, Los Angeles, 1959-1963. Partner Joseph Bentley & Company, 1963-1969, B.D.O. Seidman, Grand Rapids, Michigan, from 1969.
The hope of Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ and the purpose of life on this earth is to teach people and prepare them that everybody, along with their families, might live with Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ eternally.
President area Boy Scouts American, Michigan, 1984-1988. Stake president Church Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Grand Rapids, 1975-1985. Captain United States Air Force, 1956-1959.
Member American Institute Certified Public Accountant's, Michigan Association Certified Public Accountant's, National Association Accountants (national director 1982-1984), Governor Finance Officers Association (special review committee since 1985), Association Government Accountants, Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce, Rotary (district treasurer Grand Rapids club 1984-1985).
Married Rosemary Badger, August 29, 1955. Children: Mark, Catherine, Ruth, Alysha, Christine.