Bachelor of Science in Ceramic Engineering, University Washington, 1959.
Senior scientist, owner, Indiana Forensics, Inc., Tacoma, Washington, since 1980.
Active in 28th District Democratic Organization, Lakewood, Washington, since 1980. Board directors Young Men’s Christian Association Tacoma, 1984-1992, Lakewood United, since 1988. Member International Association Arson Investigators (certified fire investigator, 1st vice president Washington chapter 1991-1992, president 1992-1993), National Association Fire Investigators (certified fire and explosion investigators, certified fire investigator instructor), National Fire Protection Association, Pacific Northwest Association Investigators (vice president 1996).
Son of Charles Walter (Jack) and Madge Lorena (Hall) A. Married Janice A. Hardison, August 23, 1958. Children: Susan, Michael, Margaret.