Student, Youngstown (Ohio) State University, 1963. Certified Chartered Life Underwriter, American College, 1982.
With sales department, Kreider Real Estate, Youngstown, 1968-1973; with sales and management departments, Prudential Insurance Company, Youngstown, 1973-1980; private practice insurance agent, Youngstown, 1980-1982; with sales and management departments, Boyer Insurance Inc., Youngstown, since 1982.
Member precinct committee Republican Party, Canfield, Ohio, since 1990. Board directors localcoun. Boy Scouts American, Canfield, since 1990.
With United States Army, 1963-1969. Fellow Life Underwriters Training Council. Member Youngstown chapter American Society CLUs/Chartered Finance Cons.
(president 1986-1987), Youngstown Association Life Underwriters (president 1985-1986), Association Health Insurance Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (charter, state legislation committee since 1991, Hall of Fame award 1990), United States Power Squadron (Merit Mark 1986, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, senior member, commander 1991), Kiwanis (president local chapter 1986-1988).
Married Carole Elain Prior, November 8, 1970 (divorced August 1981). Married Diane Marie McArthur, November 20, 1981. 1 child, Jennifer Elaine.