Bachelor of Science, Pomona College, 1956; postgraduate, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1956-1958.
Manager housing and urban development Rockwell International Corporation, El Segundo, California, 1959-1971. Owner, chairman of board WNC & Associates, Inc., Costa Mesa, since 1971. Founder, principal Creative Equity Development Corporation, 1970—1971.
Founder WNC California Housing Tax Credits, L.P., chairman.
Member National Association Home Builders (chairman 1994, trustee rural housing council 1994, member rural housing councils multi-family committee), Rural Builders Council California (board directors 1978-1984, president 1979), National Association Realtors (past president Southern California chapter II Real Estate Syndication and Securities Institute).
Married Kay Ann Lester, May 2, 1959. Children: Wilfred N. Junior, Alfred J.