Student, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1961. Bachelor of Science in Journalism, University Florida, 1963.
Newswriter NBC, New York City, 1967-1971, war correspondent Saigon, Vietnam, 1971-1973, Southwest bureau director Houston, 1973-1979, network news director Burbank, California, 1979-1982, producer, from 1982. Consultant (television movie) Special Bulletin, 1983.
Served to captain United States Air Force, 1963-1967. Member television News Directors Association Clubs: Mid Valley Athletic.
Married Susan E. Tallman, August 28, 1965. Children: Michael, Sharon.