Degree in accounting, Grims Business College, 1969; student, Idaho State University, 1969-1971; student, University Wyoming, 1973-1975; AS in Insurance Accounting and Finance, Insurance Institute American, 1989.
Accountant, Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company, Pocatello, Idaho., 1969-1972; treasurer, contractor, Mountain West Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company, Laramie, Wyoming, since 1972.
Board of directors, treasurer Albany County United Way, Laramie, 1981-1984. Member Laramie Country Club (treasurer 1986, president 1987).
Married Diana Schmett. Children: Kevin, Greg, Jayson.