AB, Swarthmore College, 1941. Master of Science in Journalism, Columbia University, 1942.
With, Vanguard Press, Inc., New York City, 1946-1953; associate editor, Vanguard Press, Inc., 1949-1951; sales manager, Vanguard Press, Inc., 1951-1953; workshop editor, Woman's Home Companion magazine, 1953-1956; executive editor, House Beautiful magazine, New York City, 1957-1972; building architecture editor, American Home magazine, New York City, 1973; managing editor, Consumer Reports, 1974-1979; executive editor, Consumer Reports, 1979-1984; editorial consultant, from 1985.
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Served to First lieutenant Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Captain Reserve.
Married Mary Ellen Bowlby, January 5, 1947. Children: Richard Flexner, Peter Bradley (deceased June 1973).