Bachelor, Earlham College, 1956; Master of Arts, University of Michigan, 1958; Doctor of Philosophy, University of Michigan, 1963.
Elementary and secondary teacher Economy (Indiana) Twp Schools, 1956-1957. Speech instructor Westminister College, New Wilmington, Pennsylvania, 1958-1959. Program coordinator National Educational television and Radio Center, New York City, 1959-1960.
Area coordinator Midwest Program on Airborne television Instruction, Lafayette, Indiana, 1960-1963. Assistant professor speech, television San Diego State University, 1963-1965. Director educational television Hawaii Dept Education, Honolulu, 1965-1970.
Professor radio-television-film California State University, Northridge, 1970-1998. Adjunct lecturer Duke Institute for Learning in Retirement, Durham, North Carolina, 1999—2002.
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Board directors Monte Nido Valley Property Owners Association, Calabasas, California, 1971-1972, 73-74, 86-87. Member Malibu (California) Creek Docents, 1977-1990, president 1977-1978. Secretary Pleasant Green Woods Community Association, 1999-2002.
Member Broadcast Education Association.
Married Marie Ann Vayo, June 9, 1956. Children: Bridget Louise, Brian Hamilton.