Bachelor of Science in Bacteriology, Idaho State College, 1958; Master in Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 1961; Doctor of Philosophy in Microbiology, University of California, San Francisco, 1972.
Microbiologist to laboratory director, Idaho Department Health, Twin Falls, 1959-1966;
with, United States Army, 1966;
advanced through grades to colonel, United States Army, 1990;
retired, United States Army, 1990;
assistant chief bacteriology, 6th Army Medical Laboratory, Fort Baker, California, 1966-1967;
assistant chief microbiology, 9th United States Army Medical Laboratory, Saigon, Viet Nam, 1967-1968;
assistant chief microbiology, Letterman Army Medical Center, San Francisco, 1972-1976;
chief microbiology, 10th United States Army Medical Laboratory, Landstuhl, Germany, 1976-1979;
chief microbiology, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, 1979-1990;
laboratory director, San Antonio Metropolitan Health Department, 1990-1991;
chief bureau laboratory services, Houston Department Health, since 1991. Instructor Idaho State University, Pocatello, 1963-1964. U. Maryland., Landstuhl, 1977.
Commandant laboratory technical course United States Army, Fort Baker, 1966-1967. Instructor medical technical University Texas, San Antonio, 1979-1985.
Member American Society Microbiology, Association Public Health Laboratory Directors Texas.
Married Mary Ellen Smith, November 20, 1956. Children: Jeffrey Jay, Kirk L., Ellen, Jamee Annette.