Bachelor of Science, Michigan State University, 1973; Bachelor of Science in Architecture with honors, Lawrence Institute Technology, 1983; Master in Urban Planning, University of Michigan, 1983; Doctor of Philosophy, University of Michigan, 1988.
Microbiologist, Children's Hospital Michigan, Detroit, 1973-1975;
microbiologist, Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan, 1975-1980;
archaeology, Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, 1980-1982;
graduate assistant, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1982-1986;
associate professor, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, since 1986;
senior partner, The Cmty. Partnership, Muncie, since 1990. Adjunct associate professor University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, since 1992.
President Indiana Cmty. Devel.Soc., Indianapolis, 1993-1994.
Active Muncie/Delaware County Planning Commission, Indiana, since 1994. Member American Planning Association (chapter president, chair small town and rural planning division since 1994, Outstanding Planning award Small Town Division 1994), Urban Land Institute, Indiana Planning Association (president since 1994, Outstanding Planning award 1994).
Married Janis Bernice Dail, June 29, 1974. 1 child, David James.