Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1963. Master of Public Administration, University Washington, 1970. Postgraduate, University Washington, 1973.
Commissioned ensign United States Navy, 1963, advanced through grades to captain, 1986. President Wild Salmon Center, Edmonds, Washington, since 1987. Adjunct professor University Washington, Seattle, since 1991.
Director Wild Steel Salmon magazine, Seattle, since 1992.
Chair Steelhead Committee, Seattle, 1988-1998. Director Save our Wild Salmon, Seattle, 1989-1997, Steelhead Society British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, since 1990.
Married Marion (Joy), June 8, 1963. Children: Christine Wilson, Gregory, Camille.