Bachelor of Science, Brigham Young University, 1956. Master's, Utah State University, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, Florida State University, 1967.
Professor psychology Ohio University, Athens, 1980—1996. President Creer Systems, Inc., Provo, Utah, 1995—2002. Co-executive director National Asthma Center, Denver, 1977—1980.
With United States Army, 1956-1958.
Board directors American Lung Association Ohio, Columbus, 1983—1993, American Lung Association Utah, since 2002. President American Lung Association, Utah, 2004—2005.
Married Patricia J. Plummer, July 7, 1961. Children: Jennifer, Matthew.