Bachelor, California State University, Northridge, 1968. Master of Fine Arts, Oxford (England) University, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy in Musicology, University Wyoming, Casper, 1985.
Producer Cetacom, Inc., Los Angeles, 1973-1979. Producer, segment producer Dick Clark Productions, Burbank, California, 1981-1985. Producer/director Don Barrett Productions, Malibu, since 1985.
President Malibu Video, Inc., since 1988. Guest lecturer School Film and television, University Southern California, Los Angeles.
Married Jacqueline S. Ackerman, January 17, 1988.