Bachelor of Science in Education, California State College, Pennsylvania, 1959. Master in Elementary Education, 1962. Postgraduate, University Pittsburgh, 1963—1965.
Teacher, student teacher supervisor Upper Saint Clair School District, Pittsburgh, 1959-1965. National language arts consultant Macmillan Public Company. New York City, 1965-1975, regional manager, Riverside, New Jersey, 1975-1978.
Vice president, national sales manager East of Macmillan Public Company, 1978-1989, vice president, national sales manager McGraw Hill School division East of Macmillan Public, 1989-1992, senior vice president, 1992.
Member of National Education Association, Upper St. Clair Teachers Organization (president), Keystone Reading Association, Regional Education Service Agency, International Reading Association.