AS, Clemson University, 1944. Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Oklahoma State University, 1948. Master of Science in Public Health, University Michigan, 1950.
Mobile laboratories engineer, Oklahoma State Department Health, Oklahoma City, 1947-1949; district engineer, Oklahoma State Department Health, Oklahoma City, 1949-1953; construction engineering, United States of America Operations Mission, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 1954-1955; construction engineering, various water and pollution control facilities, Oklahoma, since 1955. Member environmental health committee Oklahoma Health Planning Council, Oklahoma City,1968-1975.
With United States Army, 1943-1946. Member National Society of Professional Engineers, American Waterworks Association (Oklahoma trustee 1958), Water Environmental Federation, Oklahoma Water and Pollution Control Association (secretary 1948-1953, president 1957), Lions (president Tahlequah club 1964-1965), Tahlequah (Oklahoma) Chamber of Commerce.
Married Loah Joyce Crowley, July 14, 1946 (deceased 1996). Children: Marcia Gay Morgan, Mark Ray, James Neill, John Kendall. Married Mary L. Chambers, January 16, 1998.