Indiana University (Bachelor of Science). Tulane University of Louisiana (Juris Doctor).
Attorney Lincoln National Life Insurance Company, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1965-1966, assistant counsel, 1967-1968. With Washington National Corporation, Evanston, Illinois, 1968-1990, counsel, 1968-1973, general counsel, 1973-1979, corporation secretary, 1970-1984, vice president, 1975-1979, senior vice president, 1979-1983, executive vice president, 1983-1984, president, 1984-1990, also board directors, member executive committee. President, Chief Executive Officer Osborn Laboratories Inc., Olathe, Kansas, 1990-1998, Guarantee Reserve Life Insurance Company, Chicago, 1998-1999, also board directors, retired, 2000.
Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1965-1971.
Vice president, board directors, executive committee Chicago chapter Epilepsy Foundation American, 1975—1979. Trustee Glencoe Union Church, Illinois, 1984—1987. Stephen leader Trinity Lutheran Church, Kansas, 2003—2008.
Board directors Association Retarded Citizens Illinois, 1985—1989, Northlight Theater, 1984—1989. Member American Bar Association, Association Life Insurance Counsel, National Investor Relations Institute, American Society Corporation Secretaries, Home Office Life Underwriters Association, Indiana Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Skokie Country Club (Illinois), Shadow Glen Golf Club (Kansas), Hallbrook Country Club (Kansas), Hideaway Beach Club (Florida), Rotary, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Lambda Chi Alpha, Delta Sigma Pi.
Children: Tracy Lynn, Patrick Thomas, Christina Lee.