Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, University Florida, 1949.
With, Florida Power Corporation, St. Petersburg, 1949-1994; director construction, maintenance and operating, Florida Power Corporation, 1968-1971; vice president customer operations, Florida Power Corporation, 1971-1977; senior vice president operations, Florida Power Corporation, 1977-1983; president, Florida Power Corporation, 1983-1988; Chairman of the Board, Florida Power Corporation, 1988-1990; also board directors, Florida Power Corporation also board directors, Florida Progress Corporation retired, 1994. Board directors Sun Banks. Consultant in field.
President St. Petersburg chapter American Red Cross, 1977, Pinellas Committee of 100, 1980, Community Services Council, 1970, St. Petersburg Progress, 1983, Business and Industry Employment Development Council, 1983. Chairman of the Board United Way. Served with United States Air Force, 1944-1946.
Member Florida Engineering Society, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Elec. Council Florida (president 1979), St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce (vice president 1980), Florida Chamber of Commerce (president 1987-1988), Pinellas Suncoast Chamber of Commerce (past chairman, chairman of the board of trustees).
Married Margaret Lee Smith, July 20, 1951. Children: Bradley Hansen, Randall Lee.