Bachelor in Drama, University Washington, 1960. Master of Arts in Russian Languages, University Washington, 1968. Master of Arts in Russian Literature, Yale University, 1970.
Doctor of Philosophy in Theatre, Northwestern University, 1985.
Executive director Kodiak (Alaska) Arts Council, 1981-1998. Teacher, Kodiak College University Alaska, 1970-1998. Director, actor, playwright, Kodiak Community Theater, 1970-1998.
President, board directors Kodiak Arts Council, 1976-1978. Chairman Alaska Humanities Forum.
Member Alaska State Community Theatre Association (board directors 1975-1978).
Married Nancy Kemp, March 15, 1976. Children: Edward C., Molly M.