Bachelor in Education, Harris Teachers College, 1971; Master of Arts in Education, Washington University, 1974; Doctor of Education, St. Saint Louis University, 1984.
Educational professional, Ferguson-Florissant (Missouri) Schools, since 1971. Vice president board directors Special School St. Louis County. Vice chairman of the executive committee Cooperating School district St. Louis Suburban Area.
Administrative consultant United Community in Christ School, St. Louis, 1980-1986.
Served with United States Army, 1966-1969. Member National Association of Elementary School Principals, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Missouri School Board Association (certified board member, executive committee region 7), Pi Lambda Theta (board directors 1985-1986), Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Delta Pi (treasurer 1972-1976).
Married Faye Ellen Schaedlich, June 25, 1966. Children: Dawn M., Jeffrey R.