Bachelor of Science in aeronautical Engineering, United States Naval Academy, 1967.
Commissioned, United States Navy, 1967; advanced through grades to rear admiral, United States Navy instructor, Training Squadron Three commander, Fleet Logistics Support Squadron Forty mission commander, patrol plane commander, assistant maintenance officer, Patrol Squadron Forty Four, 1971-1973; officer, Training and Administration of Reserve, Headquarters Navy Recruiting Command, 1973; head, Aviation Officer Candidate and Officer Candidate School operations officer, Patrol squadron Sixty-Four, 1977-1980; administrative officer, Reserve Anti-Submarine Warfare Training Center, 1980.
With United States Naval Reserve, 1980-1997.
Married Julie Killam. Children: Paul, Mark, Amy, adam.