Bachelor, University Tulsa, 1964. Master of Arts, University Tulsa, 1968.
Artist, Philbrook Art Center, Tulsa, 1963-1964; artist, Sul Ross State College, Alpine, Texas, 1965-1966; director, Pine Bluff (Arkansas) Art Center, 1966-1967; professor art, department chairman, Cumberland College, Williamsburg, Kentucky, since 1968. Visiting artist Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, Louisiana, 1970-1971. Dealer Gallery Bachelor of Engineering, New York City.
With United States National Guard, 1957-1965. Member College Art Association.
Married Elizabeth Sue Wheeler, April 3, 1963. Children: Russell Scott, Elizabeth, Melissa.