AB, Augsburg College, 1948. Master of Theology, Luther Seminary, 1952.
Chaplain, United States Air Force, 1952-1959; senior pastor, Westchester Lutheran Church, Los Angeles, 1959-1966; director, Church-wide Education Program, Minneapolis, 1966-1970; senior pastor, Trinity Lutheran Church, Madison, Wisconsin, 1970-1980; chief of chaplains, United States Air National Guard, Washington, 1980-1985; director, Church-wide Mission Program, Minneapolis, 1985-1990; director, Evangelical Lutheran Church American Foundation, Springfield, Virginia, since 1990.
Brigadier general United States Air Force, 1952-1985.
Married Mary Chittenden Anderson, December 27, 1975.