Born in Buffalo NY, 1950.

Attended Bellaire HS in Houston TX. Moved to Shreveport, LA. Graduated from HS in Shreveport, 1968.

Attended Rice U. in Houston TX. Graduated from Rice (BA [Mathematical Sciences], and MEE [Electrical Eng.], 1973.

Worked at Texas Instruments, 1973-1979.

Married Bonni Jacobs, 1978. (2 births: Jeremy: 1982, and Melody: 1985).

Worked at Sperry Flight Systems, (starting in 1979), both before and [mainly] AFTER that company became part of Honeywell Aerospace.

Since 2005, have done some consulting and independent contract work in the field of software engineering … (including some for Honeywell.)