Bachelor, University Minnesota-Minneapolis, 1948. Student, St. John's University, 1941.
Reporter LaCrosse Tribune, Wisconsin, 1948. Reporter, assistant city editor Corpus Christi Caller, Texas, 1949-1953. Public relations executive United Aircraft Corporation, East Hartford, Connecticut, 1953-1954.
Public relations and advertising The Ling-Temco-Vought Corporation, Dallas, since 1961. Director Wilson Sporting Goods Company, 1967-1970, Okonite Company, 1966-1970, Wilson Foods, 1967-1970, Wilson Pharmaceutical, 1967-1970.
Board directors Irving Community Hospital, Texas, 1977-1980. Member Commission on Ministry, Diocese of Dallas, 1977-1981. Served to lieutenant United States Navy, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Public Relations Society of America, American Film Institute, Dallas Advertising League, Dallas Press Club, Sigma Delta Chi Clubs: Las Colinas, Admirals.
Married Barbara Jean Gottlich, October 16, 1943. Children: Stephen, Timothy, Revecca, Mary, Peter.