Student, Duke U., 1944-1945; student, Ringling School Art, Sarasota, Florida, 1945-1947; student, Island City School Art, Key West, Florida, 1947-1948; student, University Georgia, 1948-1949.
Medical illustrator, Duke U., Durham, North Carolina, 1949-1954; instructor medical illustration, Duke U., Durham, 1954; from assistant professor to professor medical illustration, Bowman Gray School Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1954-1988; professor, emeritus professor biomedical committee, Bowman Gray School Medicine, Winston-Salem, 1991; art director, George Lynch Studios, Winston-Salem, since 1991.
Board governors Vesalius Trust for Health Sciences Communications Education, since 1991, fellow, since 1992, vice president, 1994-1995. Member Association biomedical Communications Directors (board directors 1977-1978, 83-86, treasurer 1983-1985, president 1986-1987, journal. editor 1988-1990), Health Sciences Communications Association, Biological Photographic Association (board governors 1983-1986), Institute Medical and Biological Illustration, Association Medical Illustrators (chairman board 1964-1965, president 1968-1969, fellow 1988, Life Achievement award 1992).
Married Margot Dawn Monk (divorced). Children: Elizabeth Dawn, Charles Mark. Married Elizabeth Suzanne Peninger, October 1, 1977.