Bachelor, Wagner College, 1955; Master of Divinity, Lutheran Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, 1958; Master of Arts, Union College, Schenectady, New York, 1969.
Mission developer, Redeemer Lutheran Church, Orangeburg, New York, 1958-1961; pastor, various churches, New York, 1961-1972; pastor, Augustana Lutheran Church, Tonawanda, New York, 1972-1978; campus pastor, The Lutheran Association Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, New York, 1978-1987; pastor, Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Lakewood, New York, since 1987. Director Lutheran Social Superior vena cava syndrome, Jamestown, New York, since 1988, Pastoral Counseling Superior vena cava syndrome, Lakewood, since 1988. Dean Southwestern Conference Upstate New York Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church American, Lakewood, since 1989.
Member Alumni Association Lutheran Theological Seminary (president 1986-1989).
Married Barbara Ann Christman, September 7, 1957. Children: Diane, Susan, Beth.