Bachelor in Music and Theatre, University Redlands, 1979.
Director theatre, Crystal Cathedral Music Ministry, Garden Grove, California, 1979-1982; director Family Arts Center, Grace United Methodist Church, Long Beach, California, 1982-1983; executive director, Plastow Ministries/Prodns., Orange City, California, since 1985; executive director, Plastow Publs., Orange, California, since 1988; executive director, The Drama Store, Orange, since 1989. Consultant various churches and publications, since 1980, including Crystal Cathedral, Garden Grove, 1986-1988, Alexandria House, Nashville, 1988-1991, Sparrow, Nashville, 1990-1991. Speaker, clinician MusicCalif., Music Minnesota, Music Texas, Museum Florida, other national conferences.
Married Karen Marie Andrews, June 23, 1979. Children: John Robert II, Melody Elizabeth.