Bachelor, Bethel College, 1959; Bachelor's Degree, Bethel Theological Seminary, 1963.
Pastor, Warman Baptist Church, Mora, Minnesota, 1957-1961; pastor, First Baptist Church, Bristol, Vermont, 1963-1970; associate executive minister, Vermont Baptist State Convention, Burlington, Vermont, 1970-1981; pastor, First Baptist Church, St. Albans, Vermont, since 1981. Recording secretary Vermont Baptist State Convention, Burlington, 1982-1989, vice president, 1989-1990. 1st vice president American Baptist Churches Vermont and N.H., Concord, 1990-1991, president, 1991-1992.
Board of directors Bristol Area Chamber of Commerce, 1965-1967, president, 1966. President Samaritan House Inc., since 1994. Retired Commander United States Naval Reserve Chaplain Corps, 1952-1981.
Member Green Mountain Club, Inc. (End-to-end award 1973).
Married Lois J. Hanson, August 23, 1955. Children: Sonja R., Nathan J.