Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 1949. Postgraduate, University Delaware, 1953—1955. Postgraduate, University Washington, 1955.
Postgraduate, University Houston, 1974—1977.
Software engineer Boeing Aerospace Company, Seattle, 1979—1984, base manager Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1982—1984, system engineering manager Houston, 1967—1977, Seattle, since 1984. Event chairman Clear Lake Chamber of Commerce, Texas, 1976. Served with United States Army, 1950-1952.
Member of American Institute of Architects, Pennsylvania State Alumni Association, Boeing Management Association, American Society Quality Control.
Married Ruth Elizabeth Wangensteen, August 23, 1957 (divorced). Children: Nancy, Julie, Carol, Steven. Married Dixie Lee Jones, March 6, 1982.
Stepchildren: Kellie, Tracy.