Born in Galveston, TX.
Works as a senior scientist for the Western Division of LTV Research Center in Honolulu, HI.
Works as an assistant director and principal investigator for LTV Research Center, Honolulu, HI.
Works as a staff specialist for Control Data Corp. in Honolulu, HI.
Works as a systems director for Control Data Corp. in Honolulu, HI
Instructs as a lecturer at the University of Hawai’i in Honolulu through 1987.
Serves as a systems engineering consultant for the University of Hawai’i through 1987.
Serves as a consultant for the state of Hawai’i through 1986.
Serves as the director of the American Red Cross in Honolulu through 1978.
Is a researcher for the Joint Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research at the University of Hawai’i through 1990.
Works as a technical coordinator for the Hawai’i Natural Energy Institute at the University of Hawai’i through 1987.
Serves as a consultant for the County of Honolulu through 1985.
Serves as publisher for the Science of Tsunami Hazards Journal through 1990.
Serves as a squadron commander of Civil Air Patrol in Honolulu through 1984.
Is a grantee of the IR scanner program through 1988.
Teaches as an instructor of engineering at the University of Hawai’i through 1991.
Serves as president of the University of Hawai’i Chapter of Sigma Xi through 1994.
Teaches as an affiliate professor of marine sciences at the University of Hawai’i through 2015.