Bachelor of Science, University Colorado, 1974.
Advertising director, Denver Beechcraft, 1976-1977; real estate broker, Coldwell Banker, Grand Junction, Colorado, since 1977. Board directors Colorado Association Realtors, Denver, 1981-1983.
Member Grand Junction City Council, 1985-1993, also mayor pro tempore. Member Downtown Development Authority, Grand Junction, 1985-1991. Board directors Mesa County Planning Commission, Grand Junction, 1980-1985, Colorado National Monument Association, 1989-1991, Grand Junction Visitors and Convention Bureau, 1993-1996.
Lobbying Group; member Mesa County Uranium Mill Tailings Removal Citizens Committee. Member co-chairman Mesa County Riverfront Commission, 1993-1999. Member district resource advisory council Bureau Land Management, 1990-1992, Grand Junction Visitors and Convention Bureau board directors, 1992-1996.
Member Colorado Juvenile Parole Board, since 2000. Trustee Colorado Riverfront Foundation, since 1999. Member Mesa County Association Realtors (board directors 1981-1983, treasurer since 1999), Rotary, Club 20 (board directors 1994-1996).
Married Jill Brownson, October 18, 1986 (deceased November 1990). Children: Emily J., Joshua C. Married Robin K. Carpenter, August 14, 1993.