Bachelor of Science, Purdue University, 1956; Master of Science, Purdue University, 1965; Doctor of Education, Brigham Young U., 1974.
Teacher vocational agriculture, Gilead (Indiana) High School, 1956-1958; teacher vocational agriculture, Lewis Cass High School, Walton, Indiana, 1958-1962; director counseling, Lewis Cass High School, Walton, Indiana, 1962-1965; assistant principal, Lewis Cass High School, Walton, Indiana, 1965-1966; state sxec. director Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Svc.,, USDA, Indianapolis, 1966-1968; assistant to president Indianapolis Campus,, Purdue University, 1968-1970; adult education consultant, Utah Office Education, Salt Lake City, 1970-1972; dean continuing education, Utah Valley Community College, Provo, 1972-1984; director development, Utah Valley Community College, Provo, since 1984. Consultant, owner Henry Dean Public, Provo, since 1989.
Board of directors Utah County Fair, Provo, 1974-1978. Consultant United States of America Volkschule Evaluation Team, Germany, 1982. Scoutmaster Boy Scouts American, Provo, 1974-1980.
Captain United States Army Reserve, 1957-1966. Member National Council for Resource Development (national board directors since 1988), Adult Education Association United States of America (national board directors 1978-1982), Kiwanis (president 1990-1991).
Married Lenora Dean Damron, May 24, 1957. Children: Roger D., Phillip A., Kathleen L., Melissa A., Amy L.