Associate of Arts, Phoenix College, 1960. Bachelor, Arizona State University, 1962. Master of Divinity, Bexley Hall, Rochester, New York, 1966.
Master in Counseling, University Phoenix, 1994.
Priest, rector, St. John's Church, Bisbee, Arizona, 1967-1973;
priest, vicar, Grace Episcopal Church, Lake Havasu City, Arizona, 1973-1976;
assistant priest, Christ Episcopal Church, Lacrosse, Wisconsin, 1976-1978;
priest, rector, Trinity Episcopal Church, Mattoon, Illinois, 1979-1981;
priest, rector, Christ Episcopal Church, Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, 1981-1990;
priest, St. John's Episcopal Church, Bisbee, since 1993. Assistant chaplain L.E. Phillips Treatment Center, Chippewa Falls, 1981-1990;academic dean, instructor Episcopal School Church Studies, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, 1987-1990. Counselor United States Salvation Army, Tucson, 1993-1994.
Consultant Standing Liturgical Commission, New York City, 1976-1979. Member Public Health Advisory Board, Chippewa Falls, 1986-1989, Diocesan Executive county, Eau Claire, 1982-1990, Anglican/Roman Catholic Dialogue, Springfield, Illinois, 1979-1981. Counselor single parent program Cochise Community College, Douglas, Arizona, since 1995.
Coordinator food pantry Chippewa Falls, 1984-1990. Member district committee Boy Scouts American, Chippewa Falls, 1986-1988. Chairman Red Cross County Board, Chippewa Falls, 1985-1990.
Member American Counseling Association, National Association Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors, Society of Holy Cross, Mensa, Delta Psi Omega, Phi Theta Kappa.
Married Lola Rose Avery, June 24, 1972. Children: Donne Edward Christopher, Elizabeth Berry Rose.