Bachelor of Science, Arizona State University, 1950. Master of Arts, Arizona State University, 1953.
Vet advisory & assistant registrar Arizona State University, 1950—1953. Insurance agent American United Life, 1954—1956. Branch manager Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, Davenport, Iowa, 1956-1972.
Executive vice president Agridustrial Electronics Company, Bettendorf, 1973-1976. President H.E.P. Marketing Company, Davenport, 1976-1978. Member Iowa Senate, 1967-1969.
Lieutenant governor State of Iowa, Des Moines, 1969-1973. United States Senator from Iowa, 1979-1985. Chairman National Credit Union Administration, 1985—1993, National Organization Lieutenant Governors, 1971-1972.
President Jepsen Association-International Business & Trade. Instructor marketing University Northern Iowa, 1955. Supervisor Scott County, Iowa, 1962-1966.
Private United States Army, 1946, served in 82nd Airborne Division United States Army, sergeant United States Army, 1947, captain United States Army Reserve, 1948-1960.
Member National Association Life Underwriters, General Agents and Managers Association, Association Mentally Retarded, Scott County Y (director), Reserve Officers Association Clubs: Shriners, Moose, Jesters.
Married Dee Ann Delaney, September 26, 1958. Children: Jeffrey, Ann, Craig, Linda, Deborah, Coy.