Bachelor, Washington State University, 1952; postgraduate, Industrial College Armed Forces, 1978.
With, General Electric, 1953-1954;
commissioned foreign service officer, Department State, 1954;
served in Manila, Moscow, Vienna, Bucharest, Beijing, others, Department State, 1954-1974;
program officer Bureau Ednl. and Cultural Affairs, Department State, Washington, 1975;
deputy executive director Bureau Near Eastern Affairs, Department State, 1976-1977;
deputy assistant secretary state Bureau Administration, Department State, 1979-1981;
ambassador, Department State, Papua New Guinea, 1981-1984;
retired foreign service, Department State, 1984;
director Office International Affairs, City of Seattle, 1987-1990. Member Washington District Export Council, unites states department Commerce, 1987-1990. Advisory bd.Internat.
Trade Institute, North Seattle Community College, 1987-1991.
Trustee Washington State University Foundation, Pullman, since 1987. Board directors Seattle-Christchurch Sister City Committee, since 1990. Vice president Burke Museum Development Board, since 1993.