Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering, University Oklahoma, 1947.
Petroleum engineer Stanolind Oil & Gas Company, 1947-1952. Petroleum engineer Fort Worth National Bank, 1952-1953, assistant vice president, petroleum engineer, 1953-1954, vice president, petroleum engineer, 1954-1959, president, 1959-1972. Chairman board, chief executive officer Fort Worth National Bank, also Fort Worth National Corporation, 1972-1974, Texas American Bancshares Inc., 1974-1986, chairman executive committee, since 1986, also board directors.
Board directors Millers Insurance Group, Fort Worth, Texas American Bank, Fort Worth. Class A director Federal Reserve Bank, 11th district 1979-1984. Member advisory council (11th Federal District), 1973-1975.
Former trustee Austin College, Fort Worth Country Day School. Board directors North Texas Commission, president, 1975. Elder Presbyterian Church.
Member Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce (past president, board directors), Texas Research League (director, member advisory committee, treasurer 1973-1974, vice chairman 1975-1976, chairman since 1976), Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Board (board directors since 1986), Pi Kappa Alpha, Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Tau. Clubs: Fort Worth, Exchange (past president), Century II. River Crest Country (president 1986-1987).
Married Le Kathrin Ozbirn, June 7, 1947. Children: Kathrin, Susan Lee, Jane Annual.