Bachelor in English, Bucknell University, 1973. Master of Arts in English, Western Washington University, 1978. District Attorney, Idaho State University, 1985.
Teacher language arts, Escuela Bella Vista, Maracaibo, Venezuela, 1978-1980; lecturer, teaching assistant, Idaho State University, Pocatello, 1982-1986; professor, Embry Riddle Aero. U., Prescott, Arizona, 1986-1993; professor, Embry Riddle Aero. U., Prescott, Arizona, since 1993.
Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, Arizona English Teachers Association, College Reading and Learning Association F C.