Bachelor of Science, University California, Berkeley, 1941. Postgraduate, University Pittsburgh, 1942. Postgraduate, University Colorado, 1945.
Postgraduate, Raytheon Field Engineering Sch, 1945.
Student engineer, Westinghouse Corporation, East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1942; marine electrical engineer, United States Maritime Commission, Oakland, 1943-1944; electrical engineer, United States Bureau Reclamation, Denver, 1944-1945; electrical engineer, United States Bureau Reclamation, Sacramento, 1945-1948; field engineer, Raytheon Corporation, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1945; electronics engineer, Sacramento Signal Depot, 1948-1949; associate electrical engineer, California Office Architecture and Construction, 1949-1957; senior electrical engineer, California Office Architecture and Construction, 1957-1976; consultant engineering, 1976.
Member Century Club of Golden Empire Council Boy Scouts American, 1969-1987, institutional representative 1948-1954, district chairman, camping and activities committee 1951-1954. Member Cascade Pacific Council Boy Scouts of America since 1987. Member Sacramento Engineers Club (charter), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior, life), National Rifle Association (life), Sierra Club (life, chapter treasurer 1962-1965), National Association Corrosion Engineers (life), California Alumni Association (life), Eta Kappa Nu, Alpha Phi Omega (life).
Married Esther Perry Bateman, July 10, 1954. Children: Kathleen Dianne, David Lyell, Daniel Goddard.