Bachelor, Open U., United Kingdom, 1984; Bachelor of Science with honors, U. Pretoria, South Africa, 1986; Master of Science, U. Pretoria, South Africa, 1987; Doctor of Philosophy, U. Pretoria, South Africa, 1993.
Quality control manager, William Pendleton & Sons Ltd., Liverpool, 1973-1978; quality control manager, Rank Hovis Ltd., London, 1978-1980; group quality control manager, RHM Foods Ltd., Nottingham, England, 1980-1982; senior scientist, Lord Rank Research Center, High Wycombe, England, 1982-1984; technical officer, Wheat Board, Pretoria, 1985-1986; head analytical laboratory, Wheat Board, Pretoria, since 1986.
Member International Association Cereal Chemists (executive member, secretary national since 1986), South African Association Food Science and Technology (professional, Koeppen award 1987), American Association Cereal Chemists.
Married Cynthia Ann Combrinck, January 26,1988. Children: Toni Storm, Scott Jason.