1964 Graduate of Parks College of Aeronautical Technology with a BS in Aeronautics, a 1976 Graduate of Northrop University with a Masters Degree in Operations Management and a 1981 Graduate from Harvard Business School’s Program for Management Development.
Served in the United States Air Force as an Aircraft Maintenance Officer from 1964 – 1968 responsible for Flight Line and Field Maintenance requirements on T – 37, T-38 and F-5 series aircraft.
30 year career with the Northrop later Northrop Grumman Corporation in Executive Management positions in Service Engineering, Logistics, Program Management and Business Development serving the international and domestic military users of Northrop and Grumman aircraft products.
A 1500 hour Commercial Pilot with CFI-I ratings and owner of a 1963 Cessna 182 .
Current Reno Air Racing Association Board member and previous Chairman.