Diploma, Kansas City General Hospital School, Missouri, 1958. Bachelor of science in nursing, University Kansas, 1963. Master of Science, University Colorado, 1965.
Staff nurse, supervisor, Psychiatric Receiving Center, Kansas City, Missoury institutional advisory nurse, Division of Health of Missouri, Jefferson City director nursing, Western Missouri Mental Health Center, Kansas City patient representative, Western Missouri Mental Health Center, Kansas City.
Member American Nurses Association, Missouri Nurses Association, Alliance for Mentally Illinois.
Married Constance C. Chesney, August 8, 1958. Children: Craig, Scott, Judith.