Bachelor, University of Wisconsin -Whitewater, 1974. Certified Art Museum Studies, University of Illinois, 1976, Master of Arts in Art History, 1976.
Teaching assistant art and design University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1974-1975. Research associate Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, 1975. Lecturer department museum education ArtInst.
Curator department art history and education Cleveland Music.Art, 1977-1981. Assistant director, curator European collections Krannert Art Museum, 1981-1985. Director Muscarelle Museum Art, College William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1985-1994, lecturer department fine arts, 1985-1994.
Director Montgomery (Alabama) Museum Fine Arts, 1994.
(Exhibition catalog 46 pages illustrated.)
Member Association Art Museum Directors (education committee), International Council Museum (exhibitions committee), College Art Association, American Association Museum (accreditation visiting committee, museum assessment program reviewer).
Married Amy Joy Schneider, March 10, 1984. Children: Rachel Amelia, Sarah Jean.