Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, New York University, 1952. Master of Science in Chemistry, New York University, 1954. Master of Business Administration, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1971.
Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial Engineering and Management Science, Northwestern University, 1983.
Research assistant Sanitary Engineering Laboratory New York University, New York City, 1952—1954. Research chemist Monsanto and Company, Dayton, Ohio, 1954—1962. Laboratory manager, corporation advisor Armour and Company, Chicago, 1962—1970.
Director research and development, vice president Alberto-Culver Company Masury-Columbia Dvisn., 1970—1978. Technical director Walton-March, Inc., Deerfield, 1978—1980. Research associate Northwestern University, Evanston, 1980—1983.
Associate professor, director executive Master of Business Administration Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, 1983—1999. Consultant, author Skokie, since 1999. Lecturer in field.
Chief advisor Junior Achievement, Dayton, 1957—1960. Member of Society Childrens Books Association, American Oil Chemists Society (associate editor 1970-1985), American Chemical Society (emeritus).
Married Diane Ecker, November 29, 1948. Children: Daryl Morrison, David S., Joanne S. Kurzmann, Rachel P. Bales.