Bachelor, Princeton University, 1958. Bachelor's Degree, Yale Divinity School, 1961. Master of Public Administration, University Pittsburgh, 1966.
Postgraduate, Case Western Reserve University.
Foundation administrator, Cummins Engine Company, Columbus, Indiana, 1961-1963; chaplain, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1963-1965; intern, The Cleveland Foundation, 1966-1967; acting director, City of Cleveland Model Cities Program, 1967-1969; director, The Pace Association, Cleveland, 1969-1973; program officer associate, acting director, The George Gund Foundation, Cleveland, 1975-1987; executive director, The Nord Family Foundation, Elyria, Ohio., since 1989. Consultant Greater Cleveland Interchurch Council, 1974, The Firestone Foundation, Akron, Ohio, 1974, Akron Community Foundation, 1985, Cleveland Commision on Higher Education, 1988.
Board directors Nuclear Age Resource Center, Cleveland, 1989-1992. Treasurer City to City, Shaker Heights, Ohio, 1985-1992. Board directors Shaker Lakes Nature Center, Shaker Heights, 1989-1992, Cleveland City Club, 1985-1987.
Member American Society for Public Administration, Presbytery of Western Reserve, Elyria Rotary Club (program chairman).
Married Mary M. Ewen, September 16, 1967. Children: Sarah, Elaine, Katherine, Eric.