Bachelor in University Studies, University New Mexico, 1972. Juris Doctor, University New Mexico, 1977.
Assistant district attorney 12th judicial district, State of New Mexico, Alamogordo, 1981-1983; district public defender 12th judicial district, State of New Mexico, Alamogordo, 1983-1988; district attorney 12th Judicial District, State of New Mexico, Alamogordo, 1988-1996; appointment interm district attorney, State of New Mexico, Alamogordo, 1988; private practice, Alamorgordo, since 1997. Real estate developer Alamogordo, since 1979. Advisory director 1st National Bank, Alamogordo, since 1997.
Chairman planning and zoning commission, Alamogordo, 1982-1986. Vice chairman Young Democrats Otero County, Alamogordo, 1985, chairman, 1986-1987. Member New Mexico Street Gang Task Force, Governor's Task Force for Improvement New Mexico Criminal Justice Records, Governor's Task Force Drug Abuse Prevention.
Member New Mexico District Attorneys Association (president 1991-1992), National Association Justice Information Systems, New Mexico Judicial Information Systems Council, Masons, Elks, Rotary, Delta Theta Phi, Sigma Phi Epsilon.
Married Eve M. Luteyn, December 12, 1970. Children: Mardelle, Erinna, Alissandra.