Bachelor, Concordia Senior College, Fort Wayne, Ind, 1963; Master of Divinity, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, 1967.
Pastor, St. John's Lutheran Church, South Whitley, Indiana, 1967-1971; pastor, Shepherd of the Ridge Lutheran Church, North Ridgeville, Ohio., 1971-1976; campus pastor, University Lutheran Church, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1976-1985; pastor, Redeemer Lutheran Church, Newton, New Jersey, since 1985. Member Lutheran Campus Ministers Organisation, Illinois, 1976-1985.
Board member Chancel Players, Lafayette, Indiana, 1979-1982, Opera de Lafayette, 1983-1985.
Married Karla Elizabeth Wegner, May 28, 1967;children: Nathan, Steven, Elizabeth, Anne.