Bachelor of Arts, University New Mexico, 1949. Bachelor of Laws, Stanford, 1957;student of University Nacional, Mexico, 1949.
Probate administrator Wells Fargo Bank, San Francisco, 1957—1959. Senior vice president Van Strum & Towne, Inc., 1959—1982, president, 1982—1991, vice chairman, 1991—1995, chairman, 1995. Member Guardsman, San Francisco, from 1960.
With United States Naval Reserve, 1945-1946, lieutenant United States Air Force, 1950-1954.
Member Guardsman, San Francisco, 1960. With United States Naval Reserve, 1945-1946. Member American, San Francisco bar associations, Delta Theta Phi, Sigma Chirurgical
Clubs: Commonwealth, Pacific Union (San Francisco).
Married Nancy Baker Veitch, June 28, 1951. Children: Christopher Oxnard, Julia Blair.