Bachelor cum laude, University of South, 1959. Master of Divinity, University of South, 1962. Master of Business Administration, Ohio University, 1981.
Curate, Episcopalian Church, Lexington, Kentucky, 1962-1964; vicar, Episcopalian Church, Hendersonville, Tennessee, 1964-1969; rector, Episcopalian Church, Orchard Lake, Michigan, 1969-1976; personnel specialist, Owens-Corning, Newark, Ohio., 1976-1979; laboratory supervisor, Owens-Corning, Newark, Ohio., 1979-1986; division engineer quality assurance, Owens-Corning, Newark, Ohio., 1986-1989; division engineer quality assurance, Owens-Corning, Toledo, 1989-1990; advisory division engineer quality assurance, Owens-Corning World Headquarters, Toledo, 1990-1996; lead assessor qualified, Owens-Corning World Headquarters, Toledo consultant statistics and quality assurance, general physics, since 1996. Board directors Owens Corning Federal Credit Union, Toledo.
Rector, St. Peters Episcopalian Church, Tecumseh, Michigan, since 1998. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1952-1956. Member American Society Quality Control (senior, certified quality engineer, reliability engineer, quality auditor, quality technician.
Board directors Columbus and Toledo sections), Mensa, Phi Beta Kappa.
Son of Peter and Elisabeth (Nielsen) L. Divorced; children: Virginia, Judith, John.