Bachelor in English, Roberts Wesleyan College, North Chili, New York, 1955. Bachelor's Degree in Bible, Asbury (Kentucky) Theological Seminary, 1957. Master of Arts in English, Stetson University, 1964.
Doctor of Philosophy in English, Louisiana State University, 1970.
Pastor Free Methodist Church, Sanford, Florida. Teacher English, Sanford High School, DeLand (Florida) High School. Instructor English, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1966-1967.
Professor English Mansfield (Pennsylvania) University, since 1967. Pastor Church of Christ, Covington, Pennsylvania, since 1980.
Coach basketball New Covenant Academy, Mansfield, l986—. Member Association Pennsylvania State College and University Faculty, Quarter Horse Association (president l976-78).
Married Esther Petit, May 10, 1953 (divorced 1963). Children: Janee, Judy, Joanne, Janet. Married Kathleen Marie Behrenbruch, May 28, 1967.
Children: Kelly, Natasha, Rosann.