BS, Pre-Law, Utah State University, 1959; MS, Political Science, Utah State University, 1965; PhD, Political Science, California Western University, 1983

Areas of Interest

Business Law, Legal Advisor

Public Service

Former member Newdale City Council - 18 years

Former member Sugar-Salem School Board

U.S. Army Forces 1960-1962, Reserves 1962-1964

Church Service

Rexburg, Idaho Temple

Stake Clerk

High Council - 3 High Councils


Counselor to Bishp - 3 Bishoprics

Ward Executive Secretary

Gospel Doctrine Teacher

High Priest Group Leader

Ward Financial Clerk

Ward Mission Leader

Mission - East Central Studies

Teaching Experience

I am now or have taught the following classes at BYU-Idaho (Ricks College):

Business Law

American Heritage

American Government

Foreign Government

International Relations

State and Local Government

Political Theory

Introduction to Law

Judicial Branch

Book of Mormon

Introduction to Political Science



The 1986 Right-to-Work Campaign in Idaho, An evaluation of Direct Democracy in Action

The U.S.S.R. in Ferment: The Breakdown of Authoritarian State

Idaho Wildlife Policy Determination: History and Structure 18-63-1938

Vietnam War Japan, China, Mexico, Comparative Government