Student, Art Students League of New York, 1939-1941, 46-49.
Portrait artist, since 1941. Lecturer in field; judge exhibitions.
With United States Army, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations and PTO. Member Scarab Club (board directors since 1967, president 1972-1973, 80-81, 4 gold medals, 1st prize Silver Medal Show), Prismatic Club of Detroit (president 2000), Grosse Point Theatre (scenic artist), Fine Art Society of Detroit (chairman art committee 1975), Adcraft Club of Detroit.
Married Ann Lynn Laurence Cadman, September 24, 1954 (divorced June 1962). Children: Michael, James, Elizabeth, Robert. Married Barbara Ann Fisher Insley, January 3, 1976.