Associate in Business Law, University Colo. Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Biology, Baylor University. Doctor of Medicine in Guidance Counseling, Phillips University.
Enlisted United States Air Force, 1960, command pilot, 1960-1969, retired, 1969. Psychologist Larned State Hospital, 1986-1996. Farmer, rancher Rock Creek Ranch, 1969-1986.
Retired director drug and alcohol services Kansas State Hospital, Topeka. Member Kansas Senate, since 1996, vice chairman public health and welfare committee, member transportation and tourism committee, member ways and means committee.
Member Veterans of Foreign Wars, Kansas Association Masters Psychologists, Kansas Alcohol and Drug Association, Kansas Livestock Association, Reserve Officers Association, Irrigation Association.
Married Marilyn Salmans.