Bachelor of Science in Business, Emporia State University, 1960.
Senior auditor Arthur Andersen & Company, Kansas City, Missouri, 1961-1966. General auditor First National Bank Kansas City, 1966-1969, Commerce Bancshares, Inc., 1969-1973. Senior vice president administrative services division Peoples Trust Bank, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1973-1977.
Deputy general auditor, vice president Crocker National Bank, San Francisco, 1978-1979. Vice president, general auditor Southwest Bancshares, Houston, 1980-1983. Senior vice president, general auditor MCorp., 1984-1987, managing director, 1988-1989.
Audit director Banc One Corporation, Dallas, 1990-1992. Vice president, general auditor St. Paul Companies, St. Paul, 1992-1997. Director internal audit Conseco Finance, 1998—2001.
Vice president, chief audit officer California State Automobile Association, 2001—2002, vice president, chief risk officer (retired), 2002—2007.
Treasurer Overland Park (Kansas) Junior Chamber of C., 1965—1966. Outside director Overland Park Credit Union. Controller Fort Wayne Bicentennial Commission, 1974—1977.
Member chairmanship cabinet Indianhead council Boy Scouts American, 2000—2001. Member Institute Internal Auditors (1st vice president Kansas City 1969-1970, president 1970-1971, midwest regional vice president 1971-1972, Twin Cities chapter governor 1993-1997, president 1994-1995, international professional conference committee 1995-1998, international educational products committee 1999-2002, San Francisco chapter governor 2004-2007), Finance Executives Institute (director Fort Wayne 1976-1977), Risk and Insurance Management Society, Hartsmen, Voices in Harmony Chorus, Vocal Majority Chorus, Barbershop Harmony Society, Great Northern Union Chorus, Sigma Tau Gamma.
Married Doris K. Black, September 4, 1960. Children: Lisa Ann, Brian Douglas.