Bachelor, University Colorado, 1959.
Reporter, producer, anchor WICC Radio News, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1963-1964. Reporter, producer, anchor WNEW Radio News, New York City, 1964-1970. Managing editor Metromedia Radio News, Washington, 1970-1971.
Producer, reporter, correspondent Columbia Broadcasting System News, New York City, from 1971. Co-anchor Columbia Broadcasting System News Nightwatch, 1982-1984, Columbia Broadcasting System World News Roundup, from 1985.
Served with United States Army, 1960-1963. Member American Federation television and Radio Artists, Writers Guild American, Mensa, Sigma Delta Chi.
Married Dianne West, March 26, 1960. Children: Rebecca, Lindsay.