Bachelor in Journalism, Texas Technology University, Lubbock, 1961.
Reporter Wall St. Journal, Dallas and New York City, 1965-1970. Assistant managing editor Cleveland, 1970-1976. Director public affairs Dow Jones & Company, New York City, 1976-1980.
Managing editor Dow Jones News Services, 1980-1988. Executive editor Dow Jones Professional Investor Report, 1988-1992. Director product development Dow Jones Information Services, 1988-1992.
Director international marketing, news and database services Telerate, Inc. subsidiary Dow Jones, 1992-1994. Managing editor Dow Jones Emerging Markets Report, 1994-1997, Servicio Dow Jones Americas, New York City, 1996-1997. Founder Internet Public Group, Inc.
(formerly VertiNews.com, Inc.), 1999—2003, Back-Country Angler, since 2003.
Served with Army of the United States, 1961-1964.
Married Edna Kathryn Hunter, December 24, 1962 (divorced 1986). Children: Kirsten Lee, Megan Margaret. Married Susan Kahne Greer, December 22, 1990.