- In 2005 retired as a Forest Geneticist from US Dept. of Interior(USDI), Bureau of Land Management(BLM), Oregon & Washington State Office, Portland, OR.
- Worked for USDI, BLM from 1978 to 2005,
- Worked for Weuerhaeuser Company, Forestry Research Center, Centralia, Washington from 1972 to 1978,
- Graduated from University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho in 1972.