Bachelor of Science, Utah State University, 1952; Master of Science, U. Delaware, 1958; Doctor of Philosophy, Rutgers the State University, 1964.
Meteorologist, United States Air Force Air Weather Svc., Frankfurt, Federal Republic Germany, 1953-1956; plant pathologist, USDA Agricultural Research Svc., Beltsville, Maryland., 1958-1961; agricultural meteorologist, United States Weather Bureau, Washington, 1962-1970; physical scientist, United States Environmental Protection Agency, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1970-1973; environmental scientist, United States Environmental Protection Agency, Corvallis, Oregon, 1973-1986; environmental scientist viticulture/nursery, Kings Valley Vineyard, Corvallis, since 1986. President South Willamette Winegrowers Association, Corvallis, 1984-1985. Chairman Research Development Oregon Winegrowers Association, Corvallis, 1985.
Chairman United Fund, Environmental Protection Agency Research Laboratory, Corvallis, 1982. Lieutenant colonel United States Air Force, 1968-1969. Member Rotary (president Philomath, Oregon chapter 1985-1986, Paul Harris fellow1988).
Married Phillis Marie Laquaglia, July 10, 1954. 1 child, Debra Rose Marsh.