Bachelor of Arts Chemistry, California State University-Fullerton, 1965.
Registered professional engineer, Oklahoma Research engineer North America Aviation, Inc., Los Angeles, 1947-1952, supervisor metallurgy, Columbus, Ohio, 1952-1956. Chief chemical laboratory Autonetics, Anaheim, California, 1956-1965. Managing laboratories Rockwell International, Tulsa, 1965-1976.
President Metlab Testing Services, Inc., Tulsa, since 1976.
Member American Society Metals, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Welding Society, American Foundrymen's Society Automotive Engineers, National Association Corrosion Engineers, Society for Advancement of Materials and Process Engineering.
Married Cicely Louise Fidler, July 3, 1954. Children– Martha Ellen, David Ralph.