Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University, 1948. Master of Business Administration, Michigan State University, 1964.
Plant engineer, United States Rubber Company, Mishawaka, Indiana, 1948-1950; design engineer, Bendix Automotive, South Bend, Indiana, 1950-1951; engineering specialist, Douglas Aircraft Company, Santa Monica, California, 1951-1959; engineering supervisor, Bendix Aerospace, South Bend, 1959-1962; engineering and sales specialist, Bendix Energy Controls, South Bend, 1963-1970; project engineer, Sullair Corporation, Michigan City, Indiana, 1970-1974; vice president operations, Pure Aire Corporation subsidiary Sullair Corporation, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1974-1976; senior engineer, Sullair Corporation, Michigan City, 1976-1989; consultant, designer compressed air system, Lakeside, Michigan, since 1990. Company representative CAGI Pneurop, Michigan City, 1987-1990.
Member School Board, River Valley, Michigan, 1968. President Birchwood Association (Home Owner's Association), Harbert, Michigan, 1964-1988. Zoning administrator Chikaming Township, Berrien County, Michigan.
Member Elks, Beta Gamma Sigma, Phi Kappa Psi.
Married Jananne Sivill, September 12, 1947. Children: Denise, Todd, Alan.