Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1943. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1950. Master of Science in Petroleum Refining, University Tulsa, 1947.
Staff engineer various companies, Delaware, Utah and Oklahoma, 1943—1961. Supervisor research A.O. Smith Corporation, Tulsa, 1961—1964. Staff engineer NDS, Inc., 1964—1968.
Vice president Data Systems Corporation, 1968—1974. President Process Technology Corporation, since 1974. President, board directors Colonial Royalties Company, 1978—1988.
General partner Colonial Royalties LP, since 1988. Consultant chemical engineering, Tulsa, since 1974. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946, PTO.
Member environmental advisory council City of Tulsa, 1967—1988, chairman, 1967—1978. Board directors 1st State Finance, Inc., Tulsa. Fellow: American Institute Chemical Engineers.
Member: National Society of Professional Engineers, American Chemical Society, Rotary Club, Sigma Xi.
Married Winifred Susan Sample, June 18, 1947. Children: Robert, Margaret, Elizabeth, Barbara, Thomas, Janet.