Bachelor in Industrial Engineer, Lawrence Institute of Technology, Southfield, Michigan, 1959.
Tool & die maker Pontiac Motor division General Motors, Michigan, 1947—1951, industrial engineer, 1951—1985. Retired, 1985; With United States Navy, 1945-1946, PTO.
Commissioner Eaton Township Planning Commission, Michigan, since 2004. Co-founder Mid-Michigan Woodworker's Guild, 1992, various offices. Member of American Mensa.
Married Shirley Jean Lange. 1 child Gloria Jean Burpee-Brom.