Bachelor, Colorado College, 1963; Master of Arts, U. Northern Colorado, 1991; Juris Doctor, U. Wyoming, 1966; Master of Science, U. Wyoming, 1995; postgraduate, Utah State University, since 1995.
Private practice, Longmont, Colorado, 1966-1991.
Incorporator Longmont Boys Baseball, 1969. Chairman Longmont City Charter Commission, 1973. Chairman church board 1st Christian Church, Longmont, 1975, 76.
Chairman North Boulder County unit American Cancer Society, 1978, 79. Member of Wyoming Water Association, United States Supreme Court Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, International Association Landscape Ecology-United States Regional Association, Ecological Society of America, Colorado Bar Association (interprofessional committee 1972-1991, environmental law section since 1999), Pahaska Corral Westerners International, National Eagle Scout Association, Alpha Tau Omega, Xi Sigma Pi, Alpha Kappa Psi, Phi Alpha Delta.
Children: Jay Jimmie, Kerri Ruth.