Bachelor of Journalism, University Missouri, 1948.
Public relations director, United States Junior Chamber of Commerce, Tulsa, 1950-1952; associate editor, Town Journal Magazine, Washington, 1952-1955; public relations associate, Carl Byoir & Associations, Culver City, California, 1955-1956; professor, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California, 1956-1985; multimedia consultant, Government of Saudi Arabia, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1976-1977; multimedia consultant, Govt of Indonesia, Medan, Sumatra., Indonesia, 1985-1986; multimedia consultant, Government of Afghanistan, Peshawar, Pakistan, 1990; writer, Food for Thought, San Luis Obispo, since 1985. President Instrnl. Materials Section American Vocational Association, Washington, 1974-1975.
Lieutenant (jg.) United States Navy, 1943-1945. Member Society Professional Journalists, American Association Retired Persons, Kappa Alpha Museum.
Married Carolyne Southerland, July 20, 1952. 1 child, Cynthia.