Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University Arizona, 1961. Doctor of Education, University Arizona, 1976. Master of Business Administration, George Washington University, 1964.
Marketing administrator TRW Systems, Los Angeles, 1964-1967. Association executive Electric League Arizona, Phoenix, 1967-1968. Public affairs administrator Arizona Regional Medical program College of Medicine, University Arizona, Tucson, 1968-1973.
Director community affairs Tucson Medical Center, 1973-1982. Director public relations Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, 1982-1985. President The Lew Riggs Company, 1985-1988.
Chief executive officer Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation, Tucson, since 1988. Adjunct professor University Arizona College Education, Tucson, member international advisory board, 1996-1999, president, 2000. Consultant to hospitals and physicians in group practice nationally.
Presenter in field.
Chairman public relations National Arthritis Foundation, Atlanta, 1985-1987. Participant Arizona Strategic Planning and Economic Development, 1991-1992. Lieutenant colonel United States Air Force Reserve, 1987.
Member Public Relations Society of America (trustee since 1999), National Association Osteopathic Foundations (president 1991-1993), Student Osteopathic Medical Association (foundation board directors since 1990), Society Association Executives (board directors since 1995), Rotary.
Married Christine Marie Stiemke, December 2, 2000.