Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Michigan Technology University, 1954. Master of Science in Engineering, University Michigan, 1957.
Engineer in training, Michigan Highway Department, Monroe, 1954; engineer I, Michigan Highway Department, Ann Arbor, 1956-1957; civil engineer, Testing Svc. Corporation, Villa Park, Illinois, 1957-1958; engineer, Michael Baker Junior, Inc., Beaver, Alabama, 1958-1959; planning engineer, Michael Baker Junior, Inc., Jackson, Mississippi, 1960-1964; owner, president, Southern Cons., Inc., Jackson, since 1964; also board directors, Southern Cons., Inc., Jackson.
1st lieutenant Corps of Engineers, 1954-1956. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (life), National Society of Professional Engineers, American Water Works Association (life), American Arbitration Association (construction arbitrator), Consultant Engineers Council, Society Military Engineers, Mississippi Society Professional Engineers, Downtown Rotary Club Jackson, Jackson Chamber of Commerce.
Married Deanna Armstrong, March 27, 1957 (divorced January 1966). Children: Karen Ann, Robert Junior, William, Kathy, Thomas, Michael. Married Susan H. Lunardini, November 22, 1968.
Children: Vicki, Maria, John.