Bachelor of Science in Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 1957; postgraduate, Temple University, 1960-1961.
Management trainee, Curtis Public Company, Philadelphia, 1957-1958;
senior administrative assistant, Curtis Circulation Company, Philadelphia, 1958-1963;
managing editor newspaper, Montgomery Public Company, Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, 1963-1973;
congressional district administrator, United States House of Representatives, Norristown, Pennsylvania, 1973-1975;
sunday editor, founding editor Your Career (magazine supplement), The Bulletin, Philadelphia, 1975-1982;
promotion director, Bucks County Courier Times, Levittown, Pennsylvania, 1982-1984;
public, Beaver (Pennsylvania) Newspapers Inc., since 1984. Vice president Pennsylvania Newspaper Publications Association, Harrisburg, 1990-1992, president, 1992-1993. Trustee PNPA Foundation, since 1993.
Public chairman Pittsburgh Area Metro Market Newspaper Network, 1988-1990. Secretary-treasurer Mid-Atlantic Newspaper Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., 1990-1992, chairman, 1994.
Vice president, campaign chairman United Way Beaver County, 1987, president 1988. Vice president United Way Southwestern Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, 1988-1990, Greater Philadelphia Affiliate American Diabetes Association, 1980-1982, edition board Forecast Magazine, 1980-1982. Chairman development, member advisory board Pennsylvania State University Beaver Campus, Monaca, 1985-1994.
Member community advisory council Geneva College, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, 1985-1993. Board trustee, charter member Beaver Area School District Educational Foundation, 1985-1987. Member oversight and advisory council Brodhead Cultural Center, 1993-1995, Beaver Initiative for Growth, since 1996.
Member Society Professional Journalists (Pittsburgh chapter, president Philadelphia chapter 1980-1981), Press Club Western Pennsylvania (board since 1995), Beaver County Chamber of C. (president 1991, chairman board 1992), Rotary (president 1971-1972, editor district 745 Rotarian magazine 1972-1977, Paul Harris fellow since 1995), Beaver Valley Country Club.
Married Barbara Vincent Westfall, August 16, 1958. Children: Jeffrey Douglas, Brian Scott, Andrew Lewis.