Associate of Arts in Engineering, Phoenix College, 1964. Student, Arizona State University, 1975.
Tool and die maker various companies, Cleveland, 1948-1959. Engineering aide Motorola, Inc., Phoenix, 1959-1964, mechanical engineer, 1964-1968, section manager, 1968-1973, manager equipment engineering, 1973-1982, principal staff engineer, scientist, since 1982.
Served as corporal United States Marine Corps, 1946-1948. Member Robots International division of Society Manufacturing Engineers, American Society Metals, Motorola Science Technology Society (charter).
Married Gloria Mae Leibfreid, June 10, 1950. Children: Anita, Thomas, James.