Bachelor of Business Administration, University New Mexico, 1950.
Office and reporting manager Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., Albuquerque, 1950—1952. Vice president First National Bank, 1952—1970, First Interstate Bank of Lea County, Hobbs, since 1970. Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946.
Chairman City of Hobbs Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, 1983—1984. Member of Bank Marketing Association.
Married Ruth Jeanne Suran, June 9, 1950. Children: Janyce Lee, Julie Ann, Linda Jeanne.