Bachelor of Science in Broadcasting, Skidmore College, 1980. Master of Arts in Humanities, California State University, Dominguez Hills, 1988.
Associate professor broadcasting, Adirondack Community College, Queensbury, New York, since 1976. Former radio and television announcer various small and large stations. Former assistant manager KFOA, Honolulu. Former chief studio engineer KBCA (now KKGO), Los Angeles. Former chief engineer many radio stations. Built KFOA, Honolulu. Former consultant broadcast engineer.
Board of directors Glens Falls, New York, Symphony Orchestra, 1993-1994. Member National Association College Broadcasters (national advisory board 1992-1995), Thoreau Society (program committee co-chair 1994-1995).
Married Ronna Marie Wall. 1 child, Noah Thoreau.