Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, University Delaware, 1949.
With, L.H. Doane, C.E., Wilmington, 1949-1959; construction engineering, L.H. Doane Associations, Inc., Wilmington, 1959-1978; senior structural engineer, Diamond State Engineering, Inc., Newark, 1978-1981; senior structural engineer, Diamond/McCune Inc., Newark, 1981-1990; senior structural engineer, Diamond Group, Odessa, Delaware, 1990-1992; consultant structural engineer, W.J. Orr, P.E., Wilmington, since 1992.
Corporal United States Army, 1943-1946. European Theatre of Operations. Fellow American Society of Civil Engineers.
Member National Society of Professional Engineers (life).
Married Bette Nelson, October 14, 1950. Children: Bruce, Dennis, Kevin, Craig.