Bachelor, Purdue University, 1964; Master of Arts, Purdue University, 1968.
Associate professor, Alma (Michigan) College, 1970-1983; investment consultant, Thomson McKinnon, Denver, 1983-1989; investment consultant, Kemper Securities, Denver and Grand Junction, Colorado, 1989-1994; owner, High Desert Honey Company, Glade Park, Colorado, since 1994. Writer in residence Kalamazoo (Michigan) College, 1969-1970. Speaker in field.
Treasurer Mesa County Friends of the Library., Grand Junction, since 1993.