Bachelor of Science in Education, Northern Illinois University, 1961. Master of Science in Education, Northern Illinois University, 1962. Master of Fine Arts, Northern Illinois University, 1964.
Teacher, Woodstock High School, since 1961; instructor art, McHenry County College, Crystal Lake, Illinois, since 1970; editor art, The Rectangle journal, DeKalb, Illinois, since 1970.
Member regional advisory committee Scholastic Art Award section Scholastic magazine, since 1964. Fellow Royal Society Arts, Manufacturers and Commerce (England). Member Centro Studi E Scambi Internazionali (Rome, Italy), College Art Association, Illinois Art Education Association, Illinois Craftsmen's Council, Illinois Education Association, Audubon Society, American Federation Arts, S.A.R., International Platform Association, Kappa Pi, Phi Delta Kappa.