Bachelor of Science in Mining Engineering, Lehigh University, 1951. Master of Science in Organizational Dynamics, University Pennsylvania, 1984.
Projects engineer New York Trap Rock Corporation, West Nyack, 1951-1952. Line officer United States Navy, 1952-1955. Sales engineer Keasbey & Mattison, Ambler, Pennsylvania, 1955-1958.
Vice president Vacuum Concrete Corporation of America, Philadelphia, 1958-1960. Engineering control analyst Radio Corporation of America, Moorestown, New Jersey, 1960-1962. Sales engineer COMAD Equipment Corporation, 1962-1963, State Equipment Corporation, Philadelphia, 1963-1965.
Chief Executive Officer, owner Stuart I. Harris Construction Equipment, Haddonfield, New Jersey, since 1965. Manager eastern distribution center Clark Equipment Company, Benton Harbor, Michigan, 1970-1974. Senior crane engineer Philadelphia Naval Shipyard, 1980-1990.
Sales representative Alex Lyon & Son, Bridgeport, New York, since 1992. Heavy equipment expert consultant Technology Advisory Service for Attorneys, Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, since 1973.
Member Friends Hospital Corporation, Philadelphia, since 1978. Member property committee Haddonfield Friends Meeting, 1995. Charter member Charles Custis Harrison Society, University Pennsylvania, since 1995.
Lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1951-1954, Korea. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society of Mining, Metallurg., and Petroleum Engineers, Cooper River Yacht Club (over 100 racing trophies).
Married Susan Margiotta, December 4, 1954 (divorced February 1971). Children: Douglas Keith, Gail Harris Nichols, Patricia Annual.