Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics Engineering, Purdue University, 1950; student, Purdue University, 1950.
Fighter pilot, United States Air Force & Indiana ANG., 1944-1963; test pilot, McDonnell Aircraft Corporation, St. Louis, 1956-1962; chief spacecraft engineer pilot, McDonnell Douglas Corporation, St. Louis, 1962-1974; senior group engineer, Business Development Manager Corporation, Albuquerque, 1975-1981; consultant, Albuquerque, 1981-1984; aerospace systems manager, General dynamics corporation, San Diego, 1984-1987; president, Sharp Aerospace Associations, Albuquerque, since 1987.
Major United States Air Force & ANG. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
Married Margaret Maxine Deputy, June 28, 1947. Children: Richard, Roger, William.