Bachelor of Business Administration, Ohio University, 1963.
Assistant buyer, Higbee Company, Inc., Cleveland, 1963-1964; assistant buyer, G. Fox & Company, Inc., Hartford, Connecticut, 1964-1966; compensation analyst, The Travelers, Hartford, 1966-1976; director compensation, The Travelers, Hartford, 1976-1985; director employee benefits, The Travelers, Hartford, 1985-1988; 2d vice president compensation and benefits, Mutual of Omaha, since 1989.
Assistant to campaign chairman United Way, Hartford, 1976-1978. Treasurer deacon board Emmanuel Baptist Church, Newington, Connecticut, 1985-1988. Member school board Emmanuel Christ and Hartford Christ Academies, 1976-1988.
Vice president Little League, Wethersfield, Connecticut, 1974-1979. Board directors Visiting Nurses, Hartford, 1982-1985. Member American Compensation Association, International Foundation Employee Benefits Plans, Council on Employee Benefits, Administrative Management Society (president 1975-1976), West Point Parents Club of Connecticut (secretary 1985-1988), Delta Sigma Pi, Delta Upsilon.
Married Cathy Gene Dow, November 8, 1963. Children: David Dow, Kimberly Gene.