Bachelor of Science in Marketing, University Missouri, 1970.
Marketing representative, International Paper Sales Company, Chicago, 1970-1972; assistant to general manager, The Joplin (Missouri) Globe, 1973-1977; general manager, The Joplin (Missouri) Globe, 1979-1986; assistant to public, The News Times, Danbury, Connecticut, 1977-1979; public, Sharon (Pennsylvania) Herald, 1986-1993; public, Allied News, Grove City, Pennsylvania, 1986-1993; president, public, Mail Tribune, Medford, Oregon, since 1993. Partner C&T Land Company, since 1988.
Chairman Sharon chapter United Way, 1992, board directors, since 1995. Vice chairman Industrial Development Authority, Sharon, 1990. Board directors Southern Oregon State College Foundation, since 1995, Providence Hospital, since 1995.
With United States Army, 1963-1967. Member Missouri Public Association (board directors since 1984), Pennsylvania Newspaper Public Association (board directors), Oregon Newspaper Public Association (board directors), American Newspaper Public Association, Sharon Social Fishing Club, Subscribers Encouraging Economic Development (vice chairman since 1989), Twin Hills Country Club (president 1985), University Club of Medford, Rogue Valley Country Club. President Medford United Way.
Children: Gregory Hughes, Matthew Sharp.