Bachelor of Science, State University of New York, New Paltz, 1959. Master of Science, State University of New York, New Paltz, 1962. Degree, New York University/New Paltz, 1970.
Social studies teacher Monroe Woodbury Central School District, Central Valley, New York, 1959-1970. Assistant principal Monroe-Woodbury Junior High School, 1970-1973. Superintendent of schools Chester (New York ) Union Free Schools, 1973-1993, retired, 1993.
Board directors Rural Schools Program, New York state chairman legislation committee, vice-chairman. Member executive council Orange County Interscholastic Athletic Council, 1970-1992. Member executive board and advisory council Mid-Hudson School Study Council, 1985-1993.
President Lucky University Corporation, Chester, 1994.
Town justice Town of Chester, 1969, chairman Narcotics Guidance Council, 1970-1973, president Walton Engine and Hose Company, 1986-1989, lieutenant, since 1994, past member town board, past chairman, member village planning board. Member Orange County Volunteer Firemen's Association. Member 1996 Orange County Leadership Class.
Trustee Village of Chester, 1998. Member Chester Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis Club (charter, president 1992-1993, Distinguished Kiwanian 1994).
Son of; married Norma Schenke, August 19, 1961. Children: Paul, David, Pamela, Debra, Daniel.