Bachelor, Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas, 1957. Bachelor, Goshen College, England, 1960. Master of Arts, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1963.
Master of Arts in Teaching, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1965. Master of Fine Arts, University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1970.
Art professor Goshen College, Indiana, 1976—1977. Artist residence Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington, 1984—1985.
Member of National Arts New York City.
Married Anne Lorene Krabill. Children: Kay Leanne Hershberger Burnett, Sue Janene Yoder.