Bachelor of Science in Occupational Safety and Health, Eastern Washington University, Cheney, 1982. Master of Business Administration in Management, Amber University, Garland, Texas, 1994.
Union safety committeeman, Kaiser Aluminum & Chemicals, Spokane, 1974-1982; branch manager risk control, Crawford & Company, Dallas, 1983-1987; risk manager, Dallas Carriers Corporation, Rockwall, Texas, 1987-1990; risk manager, Certified Sys., Inc., Mesquite, Texas, since 1990.
With United States Navy, 1971-1976. Member Risk Insurance Management Society, American Society Safety Engineers, Institute Management Consultant.
Married Mary M. Ent, November 28, 1974. Children: Erin E., Riann C.