Bachelor of Fine Arts, Washington University, St. Louis, 1955. Master of Fine Arts, Syracuse University, New York, 1979.
Illustrator New Center Studio, Detroit, 1955, The Illustrators, St. Louis, 1955-1960. Designer, illustrator Frank Stanton Art Studio, 1960-1966, The Stantons' Studio, St. Louis, since 1966. Professor art St. Louis Community College, 1966-1992, professor emeritus, since 1992.
Graphic communications advisory board Washington University, St. Louis, 1974—1975. With United States Navy, 1951-1953.
Member St. Louis Art Directors Club (1st vice president 1971-1972, awards of excellence 1960, 61, 72).
Married Elizabeth Ann Buehrle, October 16, 1965. Children: Laura Ann, Carol Beth.