Bachelor, University Minnesota, 1959. Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1966.
Staff assistant, National Security Agency, Fort Meade, Maryland., 1962-1968; congressional fellow, United States Republican George Bush/United States Senator Bob Packwood, Washington, 1968-1969; legislation assistant, United States Senator Bob Packwood, Washington, 1969-1971; executive assistant, Office of Vice-President, White House, Washington, 1971-1973; staff member domestic council, White House, Washington, 1973; deputy assistant secretary for conservation, research and education, United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, 1973-1977; Republican staff director, Science and Technology Committee, House of Representatives, 1977-1981; assistant secretary for congressional and inter-governmental affairs, unites states department Commerce, Washington, 1981-1987; senior vice president corporation affairs, VSE Corporation, Alexandria, Virginia, since 1987; senior vice president corporation affairs, VSE Corporation, Alexandria, Virginia, since 1997. Guest speaker numerous professional conferences and seminars.
Board of directors Professional Superior vena cava syndrome Council, Washington, United States Naval Aviation Museum, Pensacola, Fla. Vice chairman Administrative Conference of the United States, Washington. WithUSN, 1959-1961; captain United States Naval Reserve (retired).
Member Naval Reserve Association, United States Navy League, Alexandria Chamber of Commerce (chairman), Sovereign Military Order Knights Templar of Jerusalem, Belle Haven Country Club, Rotary Club Alexandria.
Married Jeanne Elizabeth Russell, September 8, 1973.