Degree in Communications Engineering, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, 1956. Degree in Management, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, 1963.
Installation engineer, Herald Sun television, Melbourne, 1955-1957; design engineer, Radio Corporation Australia, Melbourne, 1957-1960; engineer, Australian Broadcasting Commission, Melbourne, 1960-1984; general manager, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Melbourne, 1985; controller resources, Radio Australia, Melbourne, 1986-1990.
Married Judith MacLeod. Children: Amanda Louise, Nicholas Roderick.