MetE, Colorado School Mines, 1949.
Various management positions, United States Steel, various locations, 1949-1970; general manager, Vanguard Exploration, Spokane, 1970-1973; assistant to manager exploration, N/L Industries, Golden, Colorado, 1973-1974; assistant to manager exploration, St. Joseph Exploration, Toronto, 1975; executive director, vice president, Northwest Mining Association, Spokane, since 1976. Member Federal Emergency Management-Minerals, unites states department Interior, Washington, since 1988.
Married Lois Jean Kirchoff, July 23, 1947 (divorced January 1974). Children: Karen Quinn, Kristine Mote, Kathy Mote-lamp, Karl William, Kelly. Married Elva June Harlan Dike, June 20, 1981.