Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1960.
Lab engineer Bloom Engineering Company, Inc., Pittsburgh, 1963—1966, project engineer, 1966—1968, chief engineer, 1968—1970, district sales manager, 1970—1974, vice president sales, 1974—1980, president, since 1980. Director Process Combustion Corporation, Pittsburgh, Bloom Engineering Company, Inc. Served to 2nd lieutenant United States Army, 1961-1963.
Member of Association Metallurgical Engineers, Association Iron and Steel Engineers, Industrial Heating Equipment Association (director), St. Clair Country (president 1983-1984), Duquesne.
Married Nancy B. Johns, August 19, 1961. Children: Catherine, James, Frederick.