Bachelor in History & Political Science, Wilmington College, 1971. EDd, Wilmington College, 1998. Master of Education, University Delaware, 1977.
Instructor Cecil County Public School, 1973—1977, assistant principal, 1977—1988, principal, 1988—2000, coordinator, 2000—2002. Member District 35B Maryland House of Delegates, 1995—2002, member District 34B, since 2003. Director teacher education Cecil Community College, since 2002.
Member of National Mid School Association, National Association Secretary School Principal, Cecil County Public Administrator & Supervisor Association (president since 1990).
Married Diana Rudolph. 3 children.