Bachelor of Science, Indiana University, 1960. Master of Business Administration, Indiana University, 1961.
Investment banker, Smith Barney, New York City, 1963-1968; Chief Financial Officer,, Urban Sys., Washington, 1968-1971; partner, RealAmerica Homes, Indiana, 1971-1974; president, Ticor Mortgage Insurance, Los Angeles, 1974-1979; senior vice president, Chief Financial Officer,, Ticor, Los Angeles, 1979-1984; chairman, Cryopharm Corporation, Pasadena, California, 1987-1995; chairman, Ameriwood Industries, Grand Rapids, Michigan, since 1990. Board directors Cybertech, Cimco, Alpha Micro, Auto Finance, VLI, Bentley Mills, Systems Integrators.
Trustee Westridge School, Pasadena, 1983-1990. Board directors Children's Hospital, Los Angeles, 1979-1984, San Francisco General Hosp Foundation. Active United Way, Los Angeles.
Founder Southern California Academy, 1986. Member California Club.
Married Christina Buchfelt, January 30, 1971. Children: Mia, Matthew.