Bachelor, Lycoming College, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 1973. Master of Divinity, Boston University School Theology, Massachusetts, 1976. Doctor of Ministry, Bangor Theological Seminary, Maine, 1997.
Associate pastor Shenendehowa United Methodist Church, Clifton Park, New York, 1976-1979. Pastor Fort Plain and Freysbush United Methodist Churches, 1979-1983, St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Castleton-on-Hudson, 1983-1987, Grace United Methodist Church, Ravena, 1987-1998, North Main St. United Methodist Church, Gloversville, 1998—2002, Mechanicville United Methodist Church, 2002—2010, Esperance-Sloansville United Methodist Ch.and Mentoring Elder Esperance-Middleburg Cluster, since 2010. Chaplain Wesley Health Care Center, Saratoga Springs.
Trustee Troy Annual Conference, 1993-2008. Board directors Captain Youth and Family Services, Inc., 2003-2010.
Member Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk Cmty. Superior vena cava syndrome Commission, Ravena, 1990-1998, R.C.S. School District Drug and Alcohol Advisory Committee, Ravena, 1990-1998. Founder, co-chair R.C.S. Task Force Against Domestic Violence.
Member Fulton County Domestic Violence Task Force, since 1998. Member Gloversville Council Churches, since 1998. Member Fulton County Clergy Association, Lions Club.
Married Holly C. Craver, June 14, 1975 (divorced June 1987). Married Nancy Lichtenhan, June 18, 1988.