Born 12/21/32 in Duluth, MN. Served in the Navy aboard the USS Skagit 1952-1956 as ET.
CAA/FAA/USAF from 1958-1989.
2 1/2 yrs Airways Facilities ET Hutchinson, KA, 1958-1960
3 yrs FAA Equipment Specialist, government contracts performing administrative tasks and factory acceptance of electronic systems. 1960-1963
4 1/2 yrs AFS ET Aurora, IL 1963-1967
5 yrs Tech Advisor to USAF ADC, 87th FIS, Duluth AFB, MN and KI Sawyer AFB, MI, 1967-1972
7 months AFS ET Flint, MI 1972-1973
3 1/2 yrs AFS ET ARTCC, Farmington, MN 1973-1977. Completed my BA at Mankato State, MN.
4 yrs Quality Assurance Specialist (QRO) performing in-plant testing and acceptance of ARTS IIIA computer system equipment in St. Paul, MN. 1977-1981
8 1/2 yrs AFS ET (Data) ARTCC Farmington, MN. 1981-1989. Retired from government service.
2 1/2 years Engineering Program Manager/Certification Engineer, Honeywell BCASD, Phoenix, AZ. 1989-1992