Associate of Arts in Social Science, Shasta College, 1971. Bachelor in Environmental Studies, San Jose State University, 1974. Master of Arts in Environmental Planning, California State University, Chico, 1982.
Planning aide City of Anderson, California, 1975-1976. Environmental review specialist Butte County Environmental Review, Oroville, 1977-1981. Associate planner Butte County Planning, 1981, senior planner, since 1981.
Teacher Parson Junior High, Redding, California, 1974.
Councilman City of Oroville, since 1983. Active local government advisory commission California Commission on Economic Development, Sacramento, since 1984. Member American Planning Association, Association Environmental Professionals Lodges: Rotary.
Married Nancy Ellen Jones, April 3, 1977.