Bachelor of Science, Iowa State University, 1959; Master of Education, Colorado State University, 1970.
County extension agent 4-H Oregon State University, Gresham, 1959-1970, extension specialist 4-H and youth development Corvallis, 1970-1980, state leader 4-H, 1980-1994, professor adult education, extension specialist program development, 1994-2000, professor emeritus, since 2000. Educational consultant, since 2000. Consultant National 4H Japanese Exchange Program, since 2000.
Member National Association Extension 4-H Agents (Distinguished Service award 1979), Association Volunteer Administration, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Oregon State University Extension Association, Epsilon Sigma Phi (western regional vice president 2003-2004, national trustee 2005-2006, Second vice president 2006, president 2008, Distinguished Service award 1995, Continued Excellence award 2005, named National 4th Hall of Fame, 2007).
Married Mary E., October 22, 1960. Children: Michael D., Gregory P.