Bachelor in Business Science, Western Michigan University, 1960. Master of Business Administration, Indiana University, 1961.
Department manager, buyer, F&R Lazarus Company, Columbus, Ohio., 1961-1966; market manager, Xerox Corporation, Dayton, Ohio., 1966-1968; director planning, NCR, Dayton, 1968-1972; senior vice president sales and marketing, Diebold, Inc., Canton, Ohio., 1972-1988; president, chief operating officer, Diebold, Inc., Canton, Ohio., since 1988.
Member Council for Excellence in Science and Mate Education, Canton, since 1985. Member Electronics Funds Transfer Association (founder 1977, board directors 1977-1985, chairman 1983-1984, chairman research and planning since 1987, 1st Industry Achievement award).
Married Janet Elizebeth Sampson, June 27, 1959. Children: Michele, Patricia, Karen.