Bachelor, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, 1974. Master of Science, Indiana University/Purdue University, Indianapolis, 1980.
English teacher Connersville (Indiana) High School, since 1975, department chair, 1981-1998. Education, field experience advisory board Indiana University East, Richmond, 1985-1995. Adjunct professor Indiana University Advanced College Project, since 1985.
Mentor Earlham College.
Member National Council Teachers of English, American Federation Teachers, International Reading Association, Indiana Library. Federation, Delta Kappa Gamma.
Married Leslie C. Yeager Junior, August 10, 1975. Children: Andrew S., Elizabeth A.