AB, Pittsburg State University, Kansas, 1949. Bachelor of Laws, University Denver, 1952. Juris Doctor, University Denver, 1970.
Executive secretary, manager, Junior Chamber of Commerce of Denver, 1950-1952;
also secretary, Colorado Junior Chamber of Commerce
individual practice law, Denver, since 1954;
Chairman of the Board, president, Green Mountain Bank, Lakewood, Colorado, 1975-1982;
chairman, president, Western National Bank Denver (now Vectra Bank of Colorado)
chairman of the executive committee, North Valley Bank, Thornton, Colorado, since 1962;
chairman, president, North Valley Bank, Thornton, Colorado, since 1981;
founder, chairman emeritus, Indiana State Bank of Colorado (now Bankers Bank of West), since 1978;
founder, chairman emeritus, Indiana Bankers of Colorado, since 1973. Former board directors Kit Carson State Bank, Colorado. Secretary First National Bank, Burlington, Colorado.
Owner, farms, ranches, Kansas, Colorado. Instructor U. Denver College Law, 1955-1960. Member Colorado Treas's.
Committee Investment State Funds, since 1975.
Treasurer to Republican Associates, Colorado, 1959-1961, trustee, 1959-1964. Major United States Army Reserve,1952-1954. Member American Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association, Denver Bar Association (trustee 1962-1965), Colorado Bankers Association (board directors), Colorado Cattlemen's Association, Indiana Bankers Association American (president 1978, administrative committee, executive county since 1976, board directors fed.legis. committee, chairman special tax committee, instructor One Bank Holding Company seminars since 1976), Denver Law Club, Petroleum Club, Denver Athletic Club, Lakewood Country Club, Phi Alpha Delta.
Married Lois Unita Rossow, June 3, 1966. Children: Vickie Michelle, Roberta Jeanne, Douglas B., Thomas P.