Bachelor of Science in Art Education, Kutztown University, 1950. Postgraduate, Pratt Institute, 1952.
Designer, illustrator, 1952-1958. Freelance artist, art teacher, 1958-1962. Art director Gibson Greetings, Cincinnati, 1962-1973.
Freelance artist, art teacher Wyoming, Ohio, since 1973. Commissioned painter Phillips Petroleum, Norway.
Served with United States Marine Corps, 1942-1945, PTO. Member National Academy Design (associate), American Watercolor Society (Emily Lowes Memorial 1980, midwestern vice president 1974-1975 Walser Greathouse medal), Ohio Watercolor Society (trustee, chairman exhibition 1985, 7 awards), Cincinnati Art Club (president), Artists Fellowship Inc.
Married Gail Eileen Cullen, February 17, 1952. Children: Eileen, Lynne, Jay, Erin.