Literature, Phillips Exeter Academy, New Hampshire, 1975. Theatre, Yale University, 1979.
Director commission Yale University Tutoring Agency, New Haven, 1979-1982. Public information officer Department Public Safety, Homer, Alaska, 1983-1987. Columnist, editor Tempest Media Production, Arcata, California, since 1988.
Editor Marlowe & Company, New York, since 1995. Anchor Peninsula Public Radio News, Kenai, Alaska, since 1997. Commentator TomPaine.com, since 2001.
Lecturer University Alaska, Anchorage, 1997. Judge Alaska State Council on Arts, Anchorage, since 1998. Spokesman Alaska Childrens Trust, Anchorage, 1998.
Jury chairman New York Festivals, New York City, since 2000. Select reader Play Lab, Last Frontier Theatre Conference, Valdez, Alaska, 2000.
Trustee, Homer Fire Department Inc., 1983-1987. Member Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of Newspaper Columnists, Society of Professional Journalists (sports reporting, 1995, radio commentaries 1997), Associated Independent Recording Association Inds. in Radio, National Press Club, Alaska Press Club (columnist, sports analysis, radio essayist, live anchoring 1994-1998).
Married Sydney Liane Webb, March 16, 1991. Children: Miranda Rose, Isabel Gallan.