Doctor of Philosophy in Theatrical Design Aesthetics and Theory, Union Institute and University, Cincinnati, 2004.
Artist in residence Regent University, Virginia Beach, 2005—2008. Lecturer Salisbury University, Maryland, 2000—2005, assistant professor, since 2008.
Member of United Scenic Artists, United States Institute Theatre Technology(Chesapeake Region).
Married Katherine Franzke. Children: Lilian, Eli.