Bachelor with distinction, University Iowa, 1972. Master of Arts in Library. Science, University Iowa, 1973.
Library, West Side Branch, Des Moines Library., 1974; I-LITE coordinator, State Library. of Iowa, 1974-1977; director office in interlibrary cooperation, State Library. of Iowa, 1977-1978; director, N.W. Wisconsin Library. System (now Northern Waters Library. Svc.), Ashland, 1978-1986; director, Kenosha (Wisconsin) Public Library., since 1986.
Member American Library Association, System and Resource Library. Administrators Association of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Library. Association, Wisconsin Association of Public Libraries.
Married Susan Diane Siewert, June 6, 1989. Children: Gretchen, Richard, Charles.