Bachelor of Science in Music Education, City University of New York, 1968. Master in Music Education, Ithaca College, 1972.
Teacher elementary band Corfu-East Pembroke Central School, Corfu, New York, 1968—1971. Graduate assistant - student teachers Ithaca College, Ithaca, 1971—1972. Teacher junior senior high band Dryden Central School, Dryden, 1972—1990.
Teacher elementary orchestra Kyrene Elementary School District, Tempe, Arizona, 1990—1992. Teacher elementary general music and band Mesa Public Schools, Mesa, 1992—1994, teacher junior high band, 1994—2002. Retired, 2002
Director band Ahwatukee Community Band, Phoenix, 1993—1995.
Director music Dryden Central School, Dryden, New York, 1972—1988.
Member of Arizona Music Educator's Association, National Music Educators Association, Tompkins County Music Educator's Association (president), National Association for Music Educators.
Married Maxine Ellen Lippincott, December 10, 1933.