Born to Charles Sparks and Florence Elizabeth (McMaster) M. in Carrollton, OH.
Marries Ina Marie Hogsed.
Earns a Bachelor of Science in chemistry from Mount Union College in Alliance, OH.
Is a research chemist for PPG Chemical in Barberton, OH.
Is a laboratory manager for General Tire Company in Akron, OH.
Earns a Master of Business Administration from Akron University.
Is a manager of materials at Dunlop Tire Company in Buffalo, NY.
Becomes the manager of passenger materials of the Uniroyal Incorporated tire division in Troy, MI.
Becomes the quality assurance manager of the Uniroyal Incorporated Tire Division.
Serves as the director of quality assurance of the Uniroyal Incorporated Tire Division.
Serves as the materials director of the Uniroyal Incorporated Tire Division.
Serves as the director product engineering of the Uniroyal Incorporated Tire Division.
Becomes the director of operations staff of the Uniroyal Incorporated Tire Division.
Becomes the director of manufacturing quality assurance for the Uniroyal/Goodrich Tire Company.
Becomes the quality and technology manager for Bailey Transportation Products, Incorporated, through 2001.
Presently serves as the quality and technology manager of Kirkland Industries in Cleveland, OH.