Bachelor of Business Administration, West Virginia University, 1948. Juris Doctor, West Virginia University, 1951.
Construction engineer Gibbs & Hills, Incorporated., New York City, 1942-1943. Admitted to West Virginia bar, 1951, practiced law in Belington, 1952. Associate Touche, Niven, Bailey & Smart, Certified Public Accountants, Detroit, 1952-1960, partner-in-charge Dayton (Ohio) officeTouche, Ross, Bailey & Smart, 1960-1965, director administration and office operations, 1965-1967, executive administrative partner, vice Chairman, Board Of Directors, 1967-1970;president Energy Conversion Devices, Incorporated., Troy, Michigan, 1969-1972, director, 1969-1974.
Executive vice president United Nuclear Corporation, Falls Church, Virginia, 1973-1975, president, chief Executive officer, 1975-1984, Chairman of the Board, 1982-1984, also director
Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer Atlis Systems Incorporated., Atlis Consultant Group, Atlis Federal Superior vena cava syndrome Incorporated., Atlis Legal Information Superior vena cava syndrome, Incorporated., Atlis Micrographics Superior vena cava syndrome, Incorporated., Atlis Public Superior vena cava syndrome, Incorporated., 1984.
Director Clevepak Corporation;Chairman of the Board Atlis Corporation. Lecturer West Virginia Tax Institute.
Member Council for Reorganization Ohio State Government, 1963-1964. Treasurer Michigan Employers Umployment Compensation Bureau, 1957-1960. Member advisory committee Michigan Security Commission, 1958-1960.
Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946. member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, American Accounting Association, National Association Accountants, Michigan Society of Certified Public Accountants, Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants (director), New York Society of Certified Public Accountants, New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants, Michigan Bar Association, West Virginia Bar Association, Detroit Bar Association, Mining Club (New York City), Detroit Athletic Club, Petroleum Club, Albuquerque Country Club, Congressional Country Club, Farmington Country Club (Charlottesville, Virginia), Vero Beach Country Club, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Delta Phi.
Married Jeanne Antoinette Viquesney, June 6, 1942. Children: Keith Allen, Kathe January.