Bachelor, Clark University, 1960. Master of Arts, University Washington, 1964. ABD, University Washington, 1970.
Department chairman mathematics, science, Waitsfield (Vermont) High School, 1961-1962; teacher German, mathematics, history, Chicopee Comprehensive High School, Chicopee Falls, Massachusetts, 1962-1964; teaching assistant, U. Washington, Seattle, 1964-1965; instructor German and Russian, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1965-1968; teaching associate comparative literature, U. Washington, Seattle, 1969; assistant professor humanities, Pacific U., Forest Grove, Oregon, 1970-1974; editor, public, Mr. Cogito Press, Forest Grove, Portland, Oregon, since 1973; editor, public, American Indian Basketry and Other Native Arts, Portland, since 1979; director, Institute for Study of Traditional American Indian Arts, Portland, since 1980. Chairman, presenter professional conferences.
Member Polish Institute Arts and Sciences in American, Native American Art Studies Association.