Bachelor of Science in Library. Science, Millersville University, Pennsylvania, 1972. Master of Science in Library.
Science, Shippensburg University, Pennsylvania, 1974.
Middle school library Upper Dauphin Area School District, 1972-1973. High school library Shippensburg (Pennsylvania) Area School District, 1973-1980. Elementary library Greencastle-Antrim (Pennsylvania) School District, since 1992.
Adjunct faculty library science Shippensburg (Pennsylvania) University, 1982. Painting instructor local craft shops, conventions, etc., 1985-1992.
Pianist for children Salem Lutheran Church, Marion, Pennsylvania, since 1984, Marion Community Bible School, since 1984. Member American Library Association, Pennsylvania School Libraries Association, National Society Decorative Painters, Order of Eastern Star.
Married Lynn Allen, September 2, 1972. Children: Sarah Mae, Martha Ferne, David Lynn.