Student, University Delaware, 1957; student, University Maryland., 1958.
News photographer, Staunton News-Leader, 1950-1954; news photographer, News-Journal Company, Wilmington, Delaware, 1956-1960; freelance photographer, Unique Photo, New Castle, Delaware, 1960-1962; development director, Ocean City, Maryland., 1962-1965; travel director, State of Delaware, Dover, 1965-1970; travel director, Shenandoah Valley, Inc., Staunton, 1970-1971; president, Motivation Research, Inc., Staunton, 1971-1972; assistant to superintendent, Miller School, Virginia, 1973-1980; president, public, Bulletin, Inc., Crozet, Virginia, 1980-1994. President Maryland. Travel Council, Annapolis, 1964-1965.
First aid chairman Delaware chapter Red Cross, Wilmington, 1968-1969. Vice chairman Center Virginia chapter Red Cross, Charlottesville, 1984. Founder Western Albemarle Rescue Squad, Crozet, 1978, Albemarle County Fair, Inc., Crozet, 1981.
Boating instructor boating safety committee Virginia Department Game & Inland Fisheries, Richmond, since 1991. With United States Navy, 1954-1956. Member Society Professional Journalists, United States Coast Guard-Auxiliary (flotilla Commander 1990-1991, division captain 1994-1995, Outstanding Vessel Operator 1990, Outstanding Member Achievement 1989, 90, 91, 92), Lake Anna Boating Safety, Inc.
(president 1990-1992), Rivanna Rifle & Pistol Club.
Married Ruth Anne Southwell, April 27, 1956 (divorced March 1980). Children: Lee Jepson, Peter William, Lynn Jeannette. Married Patsy Marie Shiflett, July 31, 1981.
Children: Ashley Blair, Avery Beth.