Bachelor of Science, Midwestern State University, 1967. Master of Science, Midwestern State University, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1986.
Program director, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, Texas, 1972-1975; assistant professor, S.W. Texas State University, San Marcos, 1975-1982; associate professor, S.W. Texas State University, San Marcos, 1982-1988; professor, S.W. Texas State University, San Marcos, since 1988. Site surveyor National Accreditating Agency of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Chicago, since 1982.
Member South Hays County Volunteer Fire Department, San Marcos, since 1987. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1957-1961. Member American Society Medical Technology (1st Place State Publication award 1980, certified of recognition 1987), Texas Society Medical Technology, Texas Society Allied Health Professionals (board directors 1984-1990), Sigma Xi, Beta Beta Beta.
Married Joyce Emogene Bowman, May 21, 1960. Children: Louis M., Vincent J., Stephen D., Gregory J.