Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University, 1948; Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, 1959.
Senior project manager, United Engineers and Constructors Inc., Philadelphia, 1948-1986; principal construction engineering, Warren R. Thompson Professional Engineer, Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, 1986-1987; director engineering, Reading Energy Group Inc., Philadelphia, since 1987.
Vestryman All Hallows Episcopal Church, Wyncote, Pennsylvania, 1975-1987. Served with United States Navy, 1943-1946, PTO. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (award 1957), American Nuclear Society, Association Iron and Steel Engineers, American Society for Testing and Materials (past office holder), Afro-American Federation Inc. (board directors 1968-1978).
Married Ruth Anna Scheffing, September 14, 1946. Children: Adrienne Marie, Carl Scheffing.