Bachelor of Science in English, History, Center Michigan University, 1967. Master of Arts in Art Education, Center Michigan University, 1969.
Teacher Alpena (Michigan) Education Association, since 1968. Freelance tax consultant Ossineke, Michigan, since 1978. Principal broker, dealer Jomar Service, since 1978.
President Parent Teacher Council, Ossineke, Michigan 1976. Zone board Sanborn Township, Ossineke, since 1980. Member Securities and Exchange Commission, Alpena Education Association (treasurer since 1983), Michigan Education Association, National Education Association, National Associate Securities Dealers, Lions (Ossineke club).
Married Carole Jane Nowland, July 17, 1965. Children: Joette Ann. Anissa Elen, Shannen Lei.