Student, Rutgers University.
Assistant chief television division, National Geography Society, Washington, 1966-1971; director of television, National Geography Society, Washington, since 1971; vice president, National Geography Society, Washington, since 1986.
Member Academy television Arts and Sciences, Indiana Documentary Filmmakers' Association Clubs: Gibson Island (Maryland) Yacht Squadron, Gibson Island.
Married Betty Lee, 1955. (divorced); children: Michael, Deborah, Christopher. Married Georgann Zahn, 1969, (divorced).
Married Mary Sue Dodrill, November 10, 1982. Children: Patrick, Andrew.