Bachelor of Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1953.
Group sales representative Prudential Insurance Company American, Los Angeles, Seattle, San Francisco, 1956-1966, director group sales and service, Newark, 1966-1968, vice president group insurance, 1968-1970, vice president group annuity department, 1970-1972, senior vice president in charge, Houston, 1972-1978. President 1st City National Bank, Houston, 1978-1984. Vice-chairman First City Bancorp to 1985.
Chief Executive officer Prudential Asset Management Company, 1985-1987.
Executive vice president, member executive office Prudential Insurance Company American, 1987-1991. Retired, 1991; board directors Sysco Corporation.
Past director VISA United States of America, Private Export Funding Company Executive board. Sam Houston county Boy Scouts American, from 1973, vice president finance, chairman county campaign fund, 1974, president county, 1975-1976.
Trustee United Fund Houston and Harris County, campaign chairman, 1978.
Member Executive Committee Houston Symphony, 1977-1984, president, 1980-1982, chairman, 1982-1984. Chairman campaign for excellence U. Saint Thomas, 1977, board directors university, 1977-1980. Member Executive Committee, board directors Rice Center for Community Design and Research, president, 1981-1983.
Trustee Newark Academy, 1986, Employee Benefit Research Institute, 1987.
Board visitors Doctor of Medicine Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute, 1977-1980.
Board directors University St. Thomas, 1977—1980. Member executive committee Houston Symphony, 1977—1984, president, 1980—1982, chairman, 1982—1984. Chairman campaign excellence University St. Thomas, 1977.
Trustee Newark Academy, since 1986, United Fund Houston & Harris County, campaign chairman, 1978. Member executive committee, board directors Rice Center Community Design & Research, president, 1981—1983. Member of Houston Chamber of Commerce C. (director-at-large 1974, director 1976-1981, research committee member 1974-1975), Alpha Tau Omega.
Married Grace Marilyn Hansler, August 29, 1959. Children: Thomas Glen, Ann Adelia, Elizabeth Mary, John Richard.