Bachelor, Denison U., 1956; postgraduate, Cleveland Institute Art, 1957-1959; certified in Drawing and Painting, Yale University, 1985; postgraduate, U. Massachusetts, 1990-1991, 93-98; postgraduate, Pratt Institute, since 1997.
Assistant manager advertising, The Halle Brothers Company, Cleveland, 1959-1966; owner, Businessbait Advertising, Shaker Heights, Ohio., 1966-1967; assistant manager promotions, Fort Lauderdale (Florida) News, 1967-1970; creative partner, Mielo/Bate Advertising, Inc., Fort Lauderdale, 1970-1971; director art, Data Graphic Services, Inc., Fort Lauderdale, 1971-1974; director art, Brown/Dau & Associations, Inc., Fort Lauderdale, 1974-1975; owner, Florilore Art Studio, Pompano Beach, Florida, 1975-1985; private practice artist, Pompano Beach, 1985-1990; owner, Mattawa Mouse Design Studio, Orange, Massachusetts, since 1992. May Show assistant Cleveland Museum Art, also summer international.
Volunteer art director House of Hope Pro-American Golf Classics, Fort Lauderdale, 1979-1982, Teenagers Against Drugs, Boca Raton, 1986-1987. Volunteer Company Alcoholic Rehabilitation Programs, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1976-1978. Member executive committee Gordon MacRae's Festival of Hope, Fort Lauderdale, 1985-1987.