M.S., Arizona State University; B.S., Illinois State University.
Advanced business based agricultural technology; Sustainable technology in conventional agriculture; Organic farming methods for sustainability; Golf course/Sports turf management in desert environments.
Arizona State University: 1973-present. Temporary Appointment: University of Arizona.
Career and Professional Awards; Teaching Awards
Morrison Staff Award, Excellence in Dedication and Outstanding Service to the School of Agribusiness and Resource Management, 1996; Morrison/SABER Award for Leadership & Scholastic Excellence, 1991-1993.
International Executive Seminar in Agriculture - Instituto Technologico de Monterrey (ITESM) Monterrey Tech. - Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico, 2008.
Member of Cactus and Pine Golf Course Superintendent's Association, 2000-present.
Member of the Golf Course Superintendent's Association of America, 2000-present.
East Maricopa Natural Resources Conservation District - Chairman Emeritus, Board of Supervisors, 1992-2004.
International Executive Training Programs - U.S. Department of Treasury/Saudi Arabian Agricultural Bank, 1986-1988.