Bachelor of Science, St. Louis College of Pharmacy, 1965.
President, Fitzpatrick Pharmacy, Ellisville, Missouri, 1971-1997; president, Universal Packaging Sys., since 1995; vice president, Interlock Pharmacy Sys., since 1989; corporation compliance officer, Omnicare, Inc., since 1997. President Missouri Board Pharmacy, 1992-1997.
Member National Association Boards Pharmacy (member task force to study pharmacist workload 1994-1995, past member task force therapeutic interchange, past member task force longterm care, past member pharmacy practice committee), American Society Consultant Pharmacists (past member organizational affairs council), American Society Hospital Pharmacy, American College Health Care Administrators, American Pharmaceutical Association, National Association Retail Druggists (member longterm care committee 1994-1995), Missouri Pharmaceutical Association (chairman longterm care committee 1990-1995), St. Louis Pharmacist Association, Academy General Practice of Pharmacy, Missouri Foundation for Pharmaceutical Care, St. Louis College Pharmacy Alumni Association, Missouri League Nursing Home Administrators, Missouri Health Care Association, Missouri Association Homes for Aging, West County Kiwanis, Kappa Psi (executive director 1971-1973, national president 1974-1979, Man of Year award 1971).
Married Sherrie Elaine Smith, September 24, 1966(divorced January 1990). Children: Julie Ann, Kelly Lynn, Cheri Elaine and Debbie Marie (twins), Jodi Leigh.