Bachelor in English, Cleveland State University, 1970; Master of Arts in Speech and Drama, North Texas State University, 1973; postgraduate, Kent State University, 1977-1988.
Counsellor, coach Police Athletic League, Cleveland, 1967-1970. Graduate assistant North Texas State University, Denton, 1972-1973. Director, actor Bizerko Improvisational Theatre Ensembe, Cleveland, 1973-1978.
Teacher Cleveland Board Education. Coordinator, consultant Comprehensive Youth Services Program, Cleveland, 1977-1983. Instructor, teaching fellow Kent (Ohio) State University, 1977-1981.
Director theatre, associate professor English, communication Notre Dame College Ohio, South Euclid, since 1981. Consultant State Barricading Company, 1973-1991. Member instructional technical committee Northeast Ohio Commission on Higher Education, since 1987.
Advisor, board directors Benedictine High School, Cleveland, Diocese of Cleveland Communications Department, 1985-1987. Consultant Educational Testing Services, Princeton, New Jersey, since 1988.
Consultant to the College Board, since 1993, Cleveland Heights Cable television Commission, 1994-1997. Candidate City Council, Cleveland, 1981. Member American Federal television and Radio Artists, National Communications Association, National Council Teachers English, Catholic Order of Foresters (treasurer 1976-1986), Society Professor Journalists.
Alpha Psi Omega (faculty advisor since 1982).
Married Jane Van Bergen, December 15, 1984. Children: Anthony Robert, Grace Mae.