Bachelor of Arts, Spring Hill (Alabama) College, 1941; postgraduate, Pratt Institute, 1946-1948.
Reporter, Mobile (Alabama) Press-Register, 1941-1942;
production editor, Henry Holt & Company. New York City, 1946-1948;
book designer, American Book Company. New York City, 1948-1949;
manager production and design, University of California Press, Berkeley, 1950-1958;
manager production, University of Chicago Press, 1958-1962;
assistant director, University of Chicago Press, 1963-1965;
managing editor, American Dental Association, Chicago, 1966-1984;
president, Design & Production Services Company, Chicago, 1984-1994.
Lecturer publication design University of Chicago Downtown Center, 1959-1960. Lecturer dental editors seminar Ohio State University, 1967-1973, Michigan State University, 1974-1980.
Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946, PTO. Member American Institute Graphic Arts, Chicago Book Clinic (president 1965), American Society Dentistry for Children (award of recognition 1991). Clubs: Caxton, Chicago.
Married Lorette Graves McClatchy, February 17, 1945 (divorced May 1980). Children– Charles, Christopher, Karen, Stephen.