Bachelor of Arts, University Arizona, 1966. Master of Arts, University Arizona, 1968.
Business manager Rancho Santa Maria, Peoria, Arizona, 1968-1969. Traffic manager Glen-March Manufacturing Company, Phoenix, 1969-1970. Account executive Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner and Smith, Incorporated., Phoenix, 1970-1977, senior account executive, 1977-1978, assistant vice president, 1978-1980, vice president, 1980-1982.
Vice president HEF, Incorporated., 1982-1984.
Senior vice president HFG, Incorporated., Phoenix, 1984-1987. President Charles and Pierce Assistant Management, Incorporated., 1987-1989.
President John Lawrence Fine Art Incorporated., Phoenix, 1989. Chairman Madison Citizens Advisory Committee, 1973-1974.
Member Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix Town Hall.
Board directors Planned Parenthood, 1972-1975, Brophy College Preparatory School, 1981-1987, Prescott College, 1984-1985.
Member of International Wine & Food Society, Arizona Town Hall, Valley Field Riding & Polo., Phoenix Stock & Bond Club (board directors 1979-1982), Beta Theta Pi.
Married Lynn Athon McEvers, June 5, 1965. Children: Lawrence Lindsay, John Eskridge.