Bachelor, Adrian (Michigan) College, 1963. Bachelor's Degree, Andover Newton Theological Seminary, 1967. Master of Sacred Theology, Andover Newton Theological Seminary, 1971.
Doctor Ministry, Andover Newton Theological Seminary, 1976.
Assistant minister, 1st Baptist Church in American, Providence, 1966-1968;
urban minister, Interfaith Urban Ministries, Providence, 1968-1973;
pastor, Parsells Avenue Community Church, Rochester, New York, 1973-1988;
executive director, Buffalo Area Council Churches, since 1988. Chair public policy committee and futuring task force, member coordinating cabinet and mission county Synod of N.E., Presbyterian Church United States of America, 1987-1991. President Rochester/Genesee region American Baptist Churches, 1987-1988, member minister's county.
Board directors, chairman various committees Genesee Ecumenical Ministries, Rochester, 1976-1988.
Secretary, board directors Action for a Better Community, Monroe County, New York, 1979-1988. Chair Western New York Immigration Action Coalition, Upstate, 1986-1990. Member of advisory committee New York Governor's Inter-Agency Task Force on ImmigrationAffairs, 1987-1991.
Treasurer Interfaith Coalition on Energy, Western, New York, 1990-1991. Member National Association Ecumenical Staff, Presbytery Western New York, Greater Roch Track Club.
Married Marietta A. Warstock. Children: Barbara Brooke Bratton Tibbe, Rebecca Shellee.