Bachelor of Science in Finance, Indiana University, 1971.
Sales representative, Travelers Insurance Company, Munster, Indiana, 1971-1973; stockbroker, duPont Glore Forgan, Los Angeles, 1973; stockbroker, duPont Walston, Merrillville, Indiana, 1973-1974; stockbroker, A. G. Edwards, Merrillville, 1975; member, trader, Mid American Commodity Exch., Chicago, 1975-1977; partner, Claudon & Anderson Insurance, Valparaiso, since 1977.
Board of directors Valparaiso Young Men’s Christian Association, 1981-1995, president, 1987-1989, advisory board member, since 1996. Community fundraiser. Member Indiana Insurance Agents (president Porter County chapter 1996), Porter CountyBuilders Association, Greater Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce (board directors 1980-1982).
Married Debra Lee Walker, December 27, 1975. Children: Charles August, Shea Elizabeth.