Bachelor in Education, Northeastern State University, 1964. Master of Science in Education, Oklahoma State University, 1969. Doctor of Education, Oklahoma State University, 1974.
High school principal Unity Board Governors, Ponca City, Oklahoma, 1970-1971. School psychologist Bi-State Development Agency Mental Health Foundation, 1971-1974. Adjunct professor Oklahoma State University, 1976-1984.
Assistant superintendent Ponca City Public Schools, 1984—2008.
Past director American Red Cross, Ponca City Crime Stoppers, Kay County Youth Shelter, Oklahoma Association Schools with Impacted Services Staff sergeant United States Army Reserve, 1966-1972. President Oklahoma Directors Special Services (past president), Oklahoma School Psychological Association (vice president).
Married Jo Del Novak. Children: Robert Brian, Karrie Jo.