BJ, Northwestern University, 1966. Master in Journalism, Columbia University, 1967.
Director, consultant World Studies Data Bank Academy for Educational Development, New York City, 1969-1976. Director field services for alumni relations Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1977-1981. Director national alumni program Columbia University, New York City, 1981-1982.
Development officer, alumni director Brooklyn College (City University of New York), 1982-1986. Director development and alumni affairs Indiana-Purdue Universities, Fort Wayne, 1986-1995, Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, 1995-2001. Assistant dean, director development and alumni relations College Engineering and Applied Sciences University Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 2001—2003, development officer, 2003—2004.
Communications and fund raising consultant, since 2005. Principal Excellence in Communications, Inc., since 2004. Director special gifts University Wisconsin-Parkside, Kenosha, 2005—2007.
Speaker various professional conferences.
Executive director Kenosha United Way, 1976-1977, member campaign cabinet, 2003, campaign co-chair, 2007-2010, board directors, since 2007, president since 2010. Member fund advisory committee Greater Milwaukee Foundation, 2003-2007. Member development committee and resource development service advisory committee Alliance for Children and Families, since 2001, board directors, since 2010.
Member Association Fundraising Professionals, Alliance for Nonprofit Management, Association Consultants for Nonprofits, East Wisconsin Planned Giving Council, Society Professional Journalists, Racine-Kenosha Estate Planning Council (president since 2010), Rotary (assistant district governor).