Bachelor, William Paterson College, 1961. Master of Arts, Pennsylvania State University, 1964. Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1969.
Designer, Seneca Textiles, New York, 1952-1954; designer, Kniep Associations, Dover, New Jersey, 1958-1960; public relations, Binney and Smith, New York, 1963-1967; professor, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, since 1969. Chairman Art Department Colorado State University, since 1985.
Sergeant United States Army National Guard, 1953-1960.
Married Carol Jean Lombardi, November 18, 1960. Children: Elizabeth, James, Jennifer.