Bachelor of Arts, DePauw University, 1957. Master of Fine Arts, Indiana U., 1960.
Assistant professor art Hope College, Holland, Michigan, 1960-1964. Assistant professor of University Kentucky, Lexington, 1964-1966. Professor Colgate University, Hamilton, New York, since 1966.
One-man shows include: Everson Museum, Syracuse, New York,1978, Fine Arts Gallery, State University of New York, Oneonta, 1984. Exhibited in group shows: Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, New York, 1979, traveling exhibition sponsored by Museum American Art, Washington. 1981-1983; represented in permanent collection: Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, Picker Gallery, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York, Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City, Gettysburg (Pennsylvania) College.
Fellow Yaddo, Millay Colony.
Married Ruthann Speer, October 5, 1974. Children: Elizabeth, Ellen, Karen, Douglas, David.