Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, University Idaho, 1961. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, University Idaho, 1966.
Bridge designer various companies including, Oregon Dot, Idaho Dot, Arvid Grant and Associations, Morrison Knudsen, since 1966; trombonist, Spokane (Washington) Symphony, 1967-1968; trombonist, Boise (Idaho) Philharmonic, 1971-1973; lead trombonist, Gib Hochstrasser's Kings of Swing, since 1982. Lead trombonist Tuesday Brass Ensemble, since 1996, Treasure Valley Wind Ensemble, Boise State University, since 1996.
Moderator 1st Congressional United Church Christ, Boise, 1986-1988. Served to sergeant United States Army National Guard, 1953-1961. Member Structural Engineers Association Idaho (secretary 1980, vice president 1981, president 1982).
Married Dorothy May Bolton, June 8, 1964 (divorced July 1981). Children: Deborah Jean, Robert John. Married Adrienne Janece Connor, December 30, 1982.