Bachelor, University Maryland, 1956.
Co-founder, principal Investors Service of Maryland, Baltimore, 1956-1960. College traveller Oxford University Press, Incorporated, New York York City, 1961-1962, college sales manager, 1962-1969, general advertising manager, 1970-1973, vice president, director marketing, 1974-1979, senior vice president, director marketing, 1979-1983, senior vice president, director administration and planning, 1983—1997. Project manager Guide to the Sandia Mountains.
Vice president Friends of Sandia Mountains. Member Association American Publications (chairman marketing committee), Association American University Presses (chairman marketing committee 1980-1981), Publications Advertising Club, Phi Alpha Theta.
Married Arla Ilene Ellison, August 25, 1963. Children: Daniel Leonard, Andrew Louis.