Bachelor in History and Journalism, Stanford University, 1957. Master of Arts in Education, Stanford University, 1960. Master of Arts in History, California State University, Sacramento, 1967.
Indiana travelogue producer, lecturer Tioga Productions, Nevada City, California, since 1986.
Member Nevada City Council, 1978-1982, mayor, 1981-1982. Served with United States Navy, 1951-1954, Korea. Member International Motion Picture and Lecturers Association.
Married Julie Kay Olson, June 17, 1957. Children: Catherine Bramkamp-Hutchins, Paul Williams.