Bachelor of Engineering, Valley City (North Dakota) State University, 1974; Bachelor of Business Administration, Valley City (North Dakota) State University, 1988; Master of Business Administration, North Dakota State University, 1991.
Manager sales Dynamic Homes, Inc., Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, 1977-1982. Assistant vice president Metropolitan Service Corporation, Fargo, North Dakota, 1982-1984. Real estate syndicator First Investments of Fargo, 1984-1986.
Investment real estate analyst Regan Weiland Investment Company, Fargo, since 1986.
Member Economics Development Commission, since 1988. Member National Association of Realtors, Fargo Chamber of Commerce, Elks.
Married Debra Sue Haakenson, July 17, 1982 (divorced 1986).