Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (automotive), General Motors Institute, Flint, Michigan, 1956.
Used car manager and sls., RBM of Atlanta, Atlanta, 1970-1977;
sls. manager, Atlanta Auto Classics, Atlanta, 1978-1981;
general sls. manager, Bob. Hopkins Volkswagen-Subaru, Lawrence, Kansas, 1982-1984;
sls. manager, R & B Sls. Company, Lawrence, Kansas, 1984-1986;
president & chief Executive officer, Lawrence Sports & Imports, Inc., Lawrence, Kansas, since 1986.
Board directors Antique Automobile Club of America, Lawrence, 1987-1988.
With United States Army 1952-1954, Fort Eustis, Virginia. Member Pierce-Arrow Society, Mercedes-Benz Club of America, Rolls-Royce Owners Club.
Married Joann Ethel Getzin, September 17, 1955. Children: Herbert W., Marne Joann, David W., Marilyn L.