Attended, University Idaho, 1948.
Member Idaho House Representatives, 1965—1967, Idaho State Senate, 1967—1978. Lieutenant governor State of Idaho, 1978-1982, governor, 1995-1999. Chairman Idaho State Republican Party, 1992.
Served in United States Air Force, 1948-1950.
First president Idaho Food Producers. Co-chairman Wilder United Charity Auction. Member Idaho Potato Growers Commission.
Member board directors Wilder Farm Labor Committee. Member board of trustees College Idaho. Past president Idaho Hop Growers Association, Hop Growers of America, Homedale Parent-Teachers Association. M C.
Married Jacque Fallis, 1948. Children: Bill, Rebecca, Leslie.