Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University Illinois, 1959. Master of Business Administration, University Illinois, 1965.
With management training program Illinois Bell Telephone Сompany, Springfield, 1958. Member technical staff Hughes Aircraft Company, Bonn, Germany, 1959—1963. Computer operator University Illinois, Champaign, Illinois, 1964—1965.
Operations technical support manager Caterpillar Tractor, Peoria, since 1965. Instructor Bradley University, since 1983.
Scoutmaster Boy Scouts America, 1973—1977. President, coach Pleasant Hill Little League, East Peoria, Illinois, 1972—1980. Treasurer East Peoria Community High School Booster Club, since 1983.
Member of Data Processing Management Association, American Radio Relay League Club, Masons Lodge, University Illinois Master of Business Administration Alumni Association (chairman since 1984).
Married Judith I. Withey, August 11, 1961. Children: William, Jeffrey, Heidi.