Education:

  • University of Arkansas
    • Ph.D. in Finance and Accounting – 1974
      • Oklahoma State University
        • M.S. in Accounting – 1966.
        • Graduated with Honors
    • B.S. in Accounting – 1965
      • Graduated with Honors
      • Member of Beta Gamma Sigma and Beta Alpha Psi

Personal:

  • Military: United States Army
    • Special Forces – Honorable Dis­charge

Professional Experience:

  • 1986 to Present    Chairman and CEO, Santa Fe Investment Corpo­ration.
  • 1980 to Present    Chairman and CEO, PaZone Exploration, Inc.
  • 1984 to 1986        Executive Vice President and member of Board of Directors, Ranchers Savings Association of Houston, Texas.
  • 1978 – 1984         Chairman and CEO, Oakwood Enterprises.
  • 1974 – 1978         Vice President of Administration and Finance, University of Oklahoma.
  • 1971 – 1974         Budget Director, University of New Mexico.