AS, Massasoit Community College, 1978. Bachelor in Environmental Health Safety, Suffield University, Iowa, 2007.
Environmental health & safety ThyssenKrupp Precision Forge, Inc., Selma, North Carolina, 2002—2007. Director environmental health and safety Central Bank Richard Ellis, Rtp, 1997—2001. Consultant Lunn Safety Consultants, Benson, North Carolina, 2007.
Cpl United States Marine Corps, 1969-1973, California, Massachusetts.
Disaster action team American Red Cross, Smithfield, North Carolina, first aid/cpr/aed instructor. Member LEPC; Member of North Carolina Emergency Management Association, National Association Safety Professionals, Disaster Preparedness, Contingency Planning Association, American Society Safety Engineers.
Married Sharon Ann Detty, February 22, 1990.