AS, The Electronics Institute, Detroit, 1958; AD, Pacific States U., Los Angeles, 1959; Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, 1961.
Design engineer, Bendix Corporation, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1961-1965;
manager technical publications, Bendix Corporation, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1965-1970;
manager photo data system, Bendix Corporation, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1970-1975;
managing editor, Association Newspapers, Wayne, Michigan, 1975-1980;
regional manager, Omnicom Cablevision, Inc., Plymouth, Michigan, 1980-1982;
president, Multi-Vision Cable Sys., Southfield, Michigan, 1982-1984;
president, Cable Management Association, Belleville, Michigan, since 1984. Chair Cable Advisory Commission, Westland, Michigan, 1978-1980. Director Tec committee Westland Comm.
Member Westland Zoning Board Appeals, 1972. Member Police and Fire Retirement Board, Westland, 1970. Mayor City of Belleville, 1995.
Board directors Family and Neighborhood Commission, Romulus, Michigan, 1978-1980, Wayne/Westland Young Men’s Christian Association, 1977-1979, Easter Seal Society, 1977. With United States Army, 1954-1956. Member Ann Arbor Press Club, Detroit Press Club, National Cable Association, National Association Private Cable, Michigan Press Association (Best Local Editorial award 1975).
Married Mary Ellen Lipnitz, March 23, 1990. Children: Dennis, Mark, Scott, Jennifer.