Bachelor, Andrews University, 1946. Master of Science in Public Health, Loma Linda (California) University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Newport (California) University, 1981.
Pastor, evangelist, Indiana Conference of Seventh Day Adventists, 1946-1954; pastor, evangelist, Kentucky, Tennessee Seventh Day Adventists, 1954-1963; pastor, evangelist, Southern New England Seventh Day Adventists, 1963-1964; evnagelist, youth and public relations director, Upper Columbia Seventh Day Adventists, Spokane, Washington, 1964-1968; youth director, Northern California Seventh Day Adventists, Oakland, 1968-1971; health public relations, Northern California Seventh Day Adventists, Pleasant Hills, 1971-1985; pastor, Upper Columbia Seventh Day Adventists, Wentachee, Washington, since 1985.
Board member Friendship Center, Wenatchee, since 1985, Habitat for Humanity, since 1992. President Cooperating Christian Churches of the Wenatchee Valley, 1990-1994. Member Riverview Kiwanis (president 1971-1972, award 1972).
Married June Elizabeth Day, August 4, 1946. Children: James Joseph, Robert January.