Bachelor of Science, Indiana University, 1972. Master of Science, Indiana University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Indiana University, 1994.
Visual arts educator, coordinator, Crawfordsville (Indiana) Cmty. School Corporation, since 1972;
director Children's Art Gallery, Crawfordsville (Indiana) Cmty. School Corporation, 1984-1995;
director Rembrandt Society, Crawfordsville (Indiana) Cmty.
School Corporation, 1980-1995; professor art education, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1995. Associate instructor Indiana U., Bloomington, 1989-1990, co-director Artistically Talented Program for Teachers, 1990, School Education advisor, 1983-1985, Project ARTS evaluator, 1993-1996. Advisor Indiana Department Education, Indianapolis, since 1991.
Consultant modern red school house program Hudson Institute, 1994-1996.
Den leader cub scouts Boy Scouts American, Crawfordsville, since 1990. Vice president Montgomery County Council of the Arts, Crawfordsville, 1979. Member Indianapolis Museum Art, since 1975, Eiteljorg Museum Native American Art, Indianapolis, since 1992.
Member National Art Education Association (delegate 1993-1996, director western region elementary division 1995-1997), Art Education Association Indiana (president 1994-1996, Indiana Educator of Year 1992, Indiana Elementary Art Education of Year 1992), Indiana University School Education Alumni Association (president 1983-1985), Pi Lambda Theta.
Married Linda Dolato, July 17, 1971. 1 child, Jonathan.