Bachelor, Florida State University, Tallahassee, 1972. Master of Philosophy, Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, New York City, 1975.
Research assistant in econometrics Bureau Applied Social Research, Columbia University, 1972-1974, consultant Center for Computing Activities, 1974-1975. Lecturer department mathematics U. Pacific, 1975-1977. Assistant professor department economics, 1977-1980.
Econometrician resource planning department Sacramento Municipal Utility District, 1980-1986.
Project manager Electric Power Research Institute, 1986-1992, program manager, 1992. Visiting lecturer department economics University of California-Davis, 1982-1983.
Industry consultant Electric Power Research Institute National Science Foundation fellow, 1972-1974. Recipient Teaching Incentive award University Pacific, 1979.
Outstanding Young Men of America award Junior Chamber of Commerce American, 1980.Mem.
Econometric Society, American Statistical Association, International Association, Energy Economists, Institute Mathematics Statistics, International Society Forecasters.
Member of International Society Forecasters, Institute of Mathematics Statistics, International Association Energy Economists, American Statistical Association, Econometric Society of America.
Married Suzanne Bonnie Blottner, August 8, 1971. Children: Leora B., Samuel B., Ravina South. Bachelor, Florida.