Student, Washington University, St. Louis, 1956-1957; student, University California, Berkeley, 1957-1960; student, Contra Costa College, 1970.
Vice-president and division manager, Crocker National Bank, San Francisco, 1967-1975; national accountants manager, Wang laboratories, San Francisco, 1975-1978; industry consultant, Fortune 500, 1978-1981; president, ComTrak, Richmond, California, 1981-1983; director marketing, Delphi Systems, Inc., Westlake Village, California, 1983-1989; regional sales manager, Applied Systems, Inc., Chicago, 1991-1992; president, YOUNG Technology, Vacaville, California, since 1992.
Served with United States Air Force, 1951-1955. Member Data Processing Management Association (certified, board directors, secretary San Francisco chapter 1965-1967), American Contract Bridge League (life master 1959), Green Tree Golf Club.
Married Nadine Fay Basch, April 27, 1952. Children: Julia Allyn, David Ford.