Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Washington State University, 1941. Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Chemistry, University Washington, 1950.
Research chemist Proctor and Gamble, Cincinnati, 1950-1952. Research scientist, section manager General Electric Company, Richland, Washington, 1952-1965. Research manager Battelle Northwest, 1965-1988.
Member State of Washington High Technology Coordinating Board, 1985-1986, West VAlley Technology Review Group, since 1988.
Member Richland City Council, 1956. Chairman Richland School Board, 1972-1974. Chairman board trustees Columbia Basin College, Pasco, Washington, 1977-1982.
Served to major United States Army, 1941-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Society for Metals, Sigma Xi, Alpha Chi Sigma.
Married Dorothy Ann Sabro, January 28, 1950. Children: Ann Louise, James Craig, Carl Steven.