Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1951.
With, Shell Oil Corporation, since 1951; senior staff mechanic engineer, head office, Shell Oil Corporation, Houston, 1969-1971; consultant mechanic engineer, Shell Oil Corporation, 1971-1986. Member various government, university advisory committees.
Member National Academy Engineering, National Research Council (marine board), National Security Industrial Association (petroleum panel, research and engineering advising committee), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (honorary), Marine Technology Society, American Petroleum Institute, Model-A Ford Club American, Classic T-Bird Club International, Thistle Class Association, Pi Tau Sigma.
Married Geneva Yvonne Chappell, December 24, 1951. Children— Ronald Lamar, Mark Randall.