Bachelor, Clarion (Pennsylvania) University, 1970. Master of Arts, Clarion (Pennsylvania) University, 1971.
Associate scientist Smith, Kline and French Laboratories, Philadelphia, 1968-1970. Education coordinator Pennsylvania Department Environmental Resources, Harrisburg, 1971-1975. Executive director Eliot Pratt Education Center, New Milford, Connecticut, 1976-1978.
Assistant to superintendent Northern Lehigh School District, Slatington, Pennsylvania, 1978-1981. Executive director United Cerebral Palsy, Bethlehem, 1982-1984. Vice president research Holiday Industries, Allentown, 1984-1986, director art collection, since 1986.
Education consultant United Nations International Schools, New York City, 1978.
Board directors Valley Area Specialized Transportation, Bethlehem, 1982-1984, Family and Children Services, Allentown, 1987. Commissioner on aging Town of New Milford, 1977-1978. Allocations liaison United Way, Allentown, 1987.
Advisory board Easter Seals of Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, 1987, Vocational Schools, Lehigh Valley, 1988. Member Antique Toy Club American, Automotive Society Historians, Automobile Club American, Lehigh County History Society (board directors 1988), International Sculpture Center.
Married Caroline Ella Mikitka, November 11, 1978. Children: Jessica Nicole, Stephanie Elizabeth, Jonathon Peter.