Bachelor, Oklahoma City University, 1951. Master of Fine Arts, University Oklahoma, 1953. Postgraduate, 1953.
Teacher art McAlester Junior and Senior High School, Oklahoma, 1953—1956. Professor, head department art Rio Grande (Ohio) College, 1956—1957. Assistant professor art Wisconsin State College, Superior, 1957—1960, Chadron (Nebraska) State College, 1960—1962.
Professor art Central State University, Edmond, Oklahoma, from 1962. Teacher watercolor Oklahoma Science and Art Foundation Faculty, 1965—1966. Member Governor's Council Arts and Humanities, 1966.
With United States Army Air Force, 1941-1945.
Member of American Association of University Professors, Southern Graphics Council, National Graphics Council, Contemporary Art Foundation Oklahoma City, Delta Phi Delta, Kappa Pi.
Married Mable Naomi Baker, April 5, 1947.