Bachelor, Claflin College, 1956. Master of Arts, New York University, 1964. Doctor of Education, University Georgia, 1970.
Chair art department, South Carolina. State University, Orangeburg, since 1973;
executive director Stanback Museum and Planetarium, South Carolina. State University, Orangeburg, since 1980;
vice chair, South Carolina.
State Museum, Columbia, since 1973. Consultant South Carolina. Public Schools, 1993.
Music assessor American Association Museums, Washington, 1994. Board directors South Carolina. Hall Fame Board, Myrtle Beach.
Board of directors South Carolina. Governor's School Arts, since 1989, town and gown committee OrangeburgArts Center, since 1992. Member National Art Education Association, African American Museum Association (chair long range planning committee 1988-1992), Southern Arts Federation (Executive Committee 1988-1989), South Carolina.
Art Education Association, Shriners (chair publicity committee 1981-1983), Phi Kappa Phi.
Married Rosa Johnson, June 15, 1961. Children: Kenneth, Darryl, Keith.