Bachelor, Humboldt State College, 1961; Master of Science, University of California, Berkeley, 1969.
Science teacher, Calistoga (California) Joint Union H.S., 1963-1964; science teacher, Mission San Jose (California) H.S., 1964-1995; head science department, Mission San Jose (California) H.S., 1989-1995. Adjunct biology instructor Ohlone Community College, 1969, 72. Mentor teacher Fremont Unified School District, since 1989, member instruction committee, 1983-1994, critical thinking task force, 1988-1990, technical committee, since 1992.
Elected elder Centerville Presbyterian Church, Fremont, 1987-1989. Elected representative at large, executive board Tri-City Ecology, Fremont, California, 1972-1978. Member committee for School Bond Proposal, Fremont Unified Schools, 199o-91.
Member National Education Association, Fremont Unified District Teachers Association (executive committee 1978-1980), California Teachers Association, National Science Teachers Association, National Biology Teachers Association, California Biology Educators, California Science Teachers.
Married Carolyn Alice Bibler, September, 1960 (divorced May, 1975). Children: Philip, Paul, Karen. Married Shirley Ann Bihn, June 15, 1975.
Stepchildren: Debbie, Dana.