Bachelor of Science, United States Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, New York, 1958; certified management development program, Harvard University, 1969.
Ships officer, American Export Lines, Hoboken, New Jersey, 1958-1962; sales representative, Devoe & Raynolds Company, Newark, 1962-1965; sales manager, Devoe & Raynolds Company, Newark, 1965-1969; president, Devoe & Raynolds Company, Louisville, since 1987; sales manager, Celanese Resins Company, Louisville, 1969-1974; vice president, Celanese Coatings Company, Louisville, 1974-1976; president, Devoe Marine Coatings Company (subsidiary Grow Group Inc.), Louisville, since 1976; group vice president, Grow Group Inc., Louisville, since 1976; executive vice president coatings and chemicals, Grow Group Inc., Louisville, since 1989; board of directors, Grow Group Inc., Louisville, since 1989; executive vice president, chief operating officer, Grow Group Inc., Louisville, since 1991.
Consultant Junior Achievement, Louisville, 1982-1983. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1954-1968. Member Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, National Paint and Coatings Association (chairman marine coatings committee, chairman industrial coatings committee 1987-1992, board directors, member executive committee 1989-1994, treasurer, chairman budget and finance committee), Owl Creek Country Club.
Married Marilyn Anne Muller, September 15, 1962. Children: Christine, Michael, Timothy.