Student, California Institute of Technology, 1942. Student, San Jose State University, 1947. Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, 1950.
Postgraduate, Stanford University, 1954.
Instructor, San Benito (California) High school and Junior College, 1950-1951; chief engineer vacuum power switches, Jennings Radio Manufacturing Corporation, San Jose, California, 1951-1962; chief engineer, ITT Jennings, San Jose, California, 1962-1964; president, Ross Engineering Corporation, Campbell, California, since 1964.
Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (life) (chairman Santa Clara Valley subsection 1960-1961). Member American Vacuum Society, American Society Metals.
Married Sarah A. Gordon (deceased). Married Patricia A. Malloy. Children: John C., James G., Robert W.