Degrees include BIE from General Motors Institute, MBA and DBA from Michigan State University. Associate Professor and Chair, University of Oklahoma, served on the Faculty Senate and Athletic Council. Co-authored a computer textbook. Vice president of the SW Academy of Management. Department Chair at GMI, later Vice President and CFO of GMI Engineering & Management Institute. Chair of Genesee County Economic Development Council, including responsibility for the Business and Industry Development Center at GMI. Served with Automotive Youth Educational Systems, received "Best of the Best" award from GM for efforts with AYES. Currently CEO of Melior-Delaware, an online Career Technical content provider. Formerly ex-officio member of the Board of the Association for Career and Technical Education, and formerly a Board member of the Automotive Training Managers Council.