Bachelor of Arts, College of Wooster, 1959; Master of Arts, University Kansas, 1962; Doctor of Philosophy, Michigan State University, 1966.
Assistant to division manager, agricultural sales manager, production manager, Federal Maritime Commission, John Bean Division, Lansing, Michigan, 1963-1970; manager, Federal Maritime Commission fire apparatus operation, 1971-1972; managing director, Federal Maritime Commission South Africa, Ltd., 1972-1974; president, managing director, Federal Maritime Commission Food Machinery Europe, 1974-1978; director, Federal Maritime Commission Corporation (United Kingdom) Ltd., 1975-1979; director, Federal Maritime Commission Europe S.A., 1975-1979; president, Federal Maritime Commission Food Machinery Operations, 1975-1979; division manager, Alkali Chemical Division, Philadelphia, 1979-1981; director corporate international, Federal Maritime Commission Corporation, 1981; corporation vice president international, Federal Maritime Commission Corporation, Chicago, 1981-1992; vice president corporation marketing and international government affairs, Federal Maritime Commission Corporation, Chicago, since 1993. Board directors Federal Maritime Commission Corporation foreign subsidiary.
Trustee American Graduate School International Management, Glendale, Arizona, since 1984, North Shore Country Day School, Winnetka, Illinois, 1986-1994, Kenilworth (Illinois) Union Church, since 1993. Board directors Ravinia Festival. Member Chicago Committee, since 1981, Mid-American Committee, since 1981.
Board governors University Chicago International House, 1986. Member National Petroleum Refiners Association, American Marketing Association (sales and marketing council), Chicago Council Foreign Relations, Japan American Society Chicago (board directors since 1987), Managers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (international council since 1983), Economic Club Chicago, Mid-American Club (board governors), International Club, University Club, International Economics Club.
Married Jean Esther Schubel, December 10, 1966. 2 children.