Bachelor, California State University, Sacramento. Master of Arts, California State University, Sacramento.
Faculty Sacramento City College, 1956—1962, chairman Art department, 1962—1982. Artist in residence Yosemite National Park. Guest instructor University California, Berkeley, University Florida, Monterey Museum Art.
With United States Navy, 1942-1946.
Member of National Academy of Design (academician since 1995).
Married Moni Van Camp.