Bachelor, Beloit (Wisconsin) College, 1959. Master of Science, University Wisconsin, 1961. Postgraduate, Kansas University, 1966.
Master of Fine Arts, University Wisconsin, 1969.
Art director WKOW television, Madison, Wisconsin, 1960-1961. Head department fine arts Langston (Oklahoma) University, 1961-1963. Member faculty art Southern University, New Orleans, 1963-1965, associate professor 3-D design Baton Rouge, 1966-1971.
Director, coordinator new art programs Governors State University, University Park, Illinois, 1971-1973, 75-79, professor sculpture, sculptor in residence, 1971—2002, director Sculptor Campus and the Prairie, 1976-1981. Chair department visual arts George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, 1973-1974, head art department, 1976-1981. Head department art, Chief Executive Officer art Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, 1988-1989.
Owner/president Sculpture Communications/Consignment, Crete Township, Illinois, 1981-2004. Visiting artist juror all student show Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, 1997. Martin L. King, Rosa Parks, Cezar Chavez visiting artist Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, 1988-1989.
Judge community art fairs, 1976-1981, 97. Member International Sculpture Center, Artists Round Table (Chicago) (treasurer/business manager 1983-1994).
Divorced; children: Ricardo, Cindy, Marcia.