Bachelor of Science in Education, Ohio University, 1954. Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1958.
Music teacher, South Amherst (Ohio) Schools, 1958-1959;
director bands, Wickliffe (Ohio) High School, 1959-1972;
professor music, Lakeland Community College, Mentor, Ohio., 1972-1988;
retired, Lakeland Community College, Mentor, Ohio., 1988;
executive director, Fine Arts Association, Willoughby, Ohio., since 1987. Director Lakeland Jazz Festival, Mentor, 1972-1988, Lakeland Summer Music Camp, Mentor, 1979-1988, Lakeland Civic Band, Mentor, since 1976. AdjudicatorOhio Music Education Association, since 1970.
Jazz educator Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp, Michigan, 1976-1980.
Charter member Wildwood Cultural Center Commission, Mentor, 1980-1987. Member Ohio Music Education Association, Willoughby Rotary, International Association Jazz Education, Association Concert Bands, Music Educators National Conference.
Married Marjorie Ann, August 22, 1954. Children: Lisa Ann, Heather Lynn.