Bachelor of Arts in Social Studies, Sacramento State College, 1966. Master of Arts in Special Education and Counseling, Sonoma State College, 1977.
Teacher grades 4-8 Copperopolis Elementary School, San Andreas, California, 1964-1965. Teacher English and social studies Stanislaus Junior High School, Modesto, 1965-1968. Guidance counselor, dorm administrator boarding school Bureau Indian Affairs, Greasewood, Arizona, 1968-1969.
Teacher Sonoma (California) County Office Education, 1969-1979. Teacher departments psychology and education Sonoma State University, 1973-1978. Teacher learning disabilities group Wright School District, Santa Rosa, California, 1979-1983.
Teacher science and English, Tomales (California) High School, since 1998.
Coach basketball, baseball, and soccer, various high school and youth leagues, since 1960. Member National Education Association, Outdoor Writers California, California Teachers Association.
Married Sandra Gayle Clem, 1961 (divorced 1966). 1 child, Kimberly Ellen. Married Mary Heather Roeseler, February 21, 1970.
Children: Matthew Arthur, Kevin Myles.