Bachelor, Illinois State University, 1962. Master of Arts, Illinois State University, 1966.
Associate professor of art Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, 1966—1980. Adjunct professor of art Columbia College, Chicago, since 1990. Petty officer 2nd class submarine service United States Navy, 1955-1959.
Member of Chicago Sculpture Society, International Sculpture Society, Chicago Artists Coalition (associate).
Married Gale Carter, December 15, 1954. Children: Scott, Reggie Johnson, Allison McClendon.