Bachelor of Science, University of Michigan, 1966. Master of Fine Arts, Wayne State University, 1967.
Instructor, Saint Clair College, Portuguese Huron, 1967-1968. Educational technician Department Defense, Okinawa, Ryukyu Islands, 1968-1969. Assistant design director International Contract Furnishings, New York City, 1970-1971.
Coordinator special projects Atelier International, Limited., New York City, 1971-1973.
Director interior design Ulrich Franzen and Association, Architects, New York City, 1973-1974;project director Gersin Associates, New York City, 1974-1976. Special projects coordinator and designer SLS Environetics, New York City, 1977-1979.
Associate and design director Gilbert & Associates, New York City, 1978-1980. President Delegate James Blessinger, Limited., New York City, 1980-1985.
President, Chairman of the Board The Blessinger Trust and Foundation, Incorporated., 1986.
Michael V. McPharlin memorial grantee, 1965.
Member of Member Institute Business Designers (president 1973).