Bachelor of Science, Florida Southern College, 1963.
Fruit buyer, Lakeland Packing Company, 1956-1964; sales representative, State Fertilizer Company, Lakeland, 1964-1968; sales representative, Kaiser AG Chemicals, Tampa, 1968-1970; with Research and Development, Asgrow/Upjohn, Plant City, Florida, 1970-1974; regional manager, Agrico Chemical Company, Lakeland, 1974-1977; regional sales manager, Traylor Chemical Company, Orlando, 1977-1978; citrus consultant, Ben Hill Griffin, Inc., Frostproof, Florida, since 1978; chief Executive officer, Executive Travel, Lakeland, 1988-1990; Chairman of the Board, Executive Travel, Lakeland, 1988-1990; president, chief Executive officer, Harrell Citrus, Inc., Lakeland, since 1979.
Sergeant United States Army, 1954-1956. Member Masons (master 1974-1975, Service award 1975, Florida District deputy grand master 1984), Florida State Horticulture Association, Citrus Alumni Association (president 1988).
Married Marylee Williams, September 15, 1956. Children: Mary Deneece, Robyn Lynn, Susan Lee, Herman L. Junior.