Currently alive, at 76 years of age.
1940 – He was born in Omaha, Nebraska.
1961 – He attended public schools in Omaha; A.B., Princeton University.
1963 – He obtained his M.B.A and his M.S the next year at Stanford University.
1967 – He received his PhD at the Stanford University, and then he became the founder and president of Systems Industries, Inc., a computer equipment manufacturer.
1983 – He represented California’s 12th District in the United States House of Representatives for four years.
1986 – He ran as the Republican candidate for a seat in the United States Senate.
1987 – He became a partner of Brentwood Associates in California.
1996 – He was a candidate for vice-presidential nomination of Reform Party, as running mate of Dick Lamm.