Bachelor of Business Administration, University Michigan, 1947. Master of Business Administration, University Michigan, 1948. Juris Doctor, University Miami, 1951.
President Fleet Carrien Corporation, Pontiac, Michigan, 1967—1977. Consultant Novo Corporation, Scarsdale, New York, 1978—1980, vice president, since 1980, director, since 1980. Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1951-1960.
Married Barbara Boyell, June 17, 1951 (divorced 1979). Children: Dirk Alan, Andrea Ida, James Harry. Married Pauline Snyder, January 17, 1981.