Bachelor of Science, U. Notre Dame, 1947; Master of Business Administration, University of Michigan, 1949; Master of Science in Finance Superior vena cava syndrome, American College, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, 1986.
Agent, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Erie, Pennsylvania, 1949-1954;
supervisor, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Buffalo, 1954-1955;
assistant general agent, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Jamestown, New York, 1955-1960;
advanced underwriting assistant, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Boston, 1960-1964;
unit manager, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Tucson, 1964-1965;
general agent, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Highland, Indiana, 1965-1986;
general agent emeritus, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Highland, Indiana, since 1987. Chairman, Board Of Directors Complete Finance Planning Superior vena cava syndrome, Merrillville, Indiana, since 1980. Consultant Malaysian Assurance Alliance, Kuala Lumpur, 1987-1994, Kuala Lumpur Mutual Fund, 1988-1990.
Managing director Invershield Corporation Benefits, Sendirian Berhad, Kuala Lumpur, 1990-1994, chairman, since 1994. Chairman International Finance Planning Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., since 1995.
President American Cancer Society, Jamestown, 1958-1960. Lieutenant United States Navy, 1944-1946, 51-53. Member American Society CLU (president 1972-1973), National Association Malaysian Life Underwriters, Institute Certified Fire Protection specialist (board directors 1976-1977, regional practitioner), International Association Finance Planners (board directors 1976-1977), Lake Shore Chapter CLUs (charterpres.
1972-1973), Million Dollar Round Table (life, Court of the Table 1991, 94), Highland Rotary (president 1973-1974), Ampang Rotary, Masons, Kelab Shah Alam Selangor, Venice Round. (board directors since 1995).
Married Bonnie Jeanne Gardner, September 19, 1953 (divorced June 1980). Children: Margaret Ann, William Lawrence, Charles Kenneth. Married Betty Gerow Gawthrop, December 17, 1983.