Bachelor, United States.C., 1969. Master of Arts, United States.C., 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, Southern Illinois University, 1973.
News reporter, West Columbia (South Carolina.) Journal, 1963-1964; news reporter, Station WBTW-television, Florence, South Carolina., 1964-1969; instructor journalism, Virginia Commonwealth U., Richmond, 1972-1974; from assistant to associate professor journalism, Shippenburg (Pennsylvania) State College, 1974-1981; associate dean to graduate school, U. Tennessee, Knoxville, since 1992.
(Book by Singletary, Michael W., Stone, Gerald)
With United States Air Force, 1956-1960. Member Association Education Journalism and Mass Communications, Society Professional Journalists, Broadcast Education Association, International Communications Association.
Married Juanita Carole Lark, April 13, 1963. 1 child, Angela Lark.