AB, Clark University, 1959; Master of Arts, University of Virginia, 1961; Doctor of Philosophy, University of Virginia, 1965.
Teacher, Hunterdon Center High School, Flemington, New Jersey, 1959; mathematician, United States Bureau Standards, Washington, 1961; Adjunct Professor, Florida Institute Technology, Melbourne, 1963-1973; associate professor mathematics, Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical U., Huntsville, since 1975. Member Alabama Committee for Leading Mathematics into 21st Century, 1990-1992.
Member American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American, Alabama Association College Teachers Mathematics (president 1990-1991, test writer since 1984), Alabama Coalition for Mathematics Education (director since 1990).
Married Laurence Bliss Rice, June 23, 1963. Children: Cynthia, Catherine, Corey, Gordon.