Bachelor, Valparaiso University, 1968. Postgraduate, George Washington University, 1969. Master of Library Science, Indiana University, 1971.
Administrative assistant American History Association, Washington, 1969-1970. Library social science division Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library., 1971-1980, section manager, 1981—2002. Manager 2d floor Central Library., since 2002.
Chairman professional relations committee Center Indiana Area Library Services Authority, Indianapolis, 1989.
Member Valparaiso University Guild, since 1980, Eiteljorg Museum American Indian and Western Art, Indianapolis, since 1989. Member American Library Association, Indiana Library Federation, Beta Phi Museum.