Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Colorado, 1958. Master of Fine Arts, Ohio University, 1963.
Member faculty School Art Ohio University, Athens, since 1962, associate director, 1976—1979, professor, since 1982. Guest artist, lecturer Edinboro State College, 1973, 1976, College William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1980, Cleveland Art Institute, 1982, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, 1983. Acting director School Art, 1986—1987, director, since 1987.
With National Guard United States Army, 1954-1962, with United States Air Force, 1961-1962.
Member of American Academy of Arts and Letters, National Association Painters Casein and Acrylic.
Married Judith Ann Newlon, September 10, 1960. 1 child Robert Wilson.