Bachelor, Washington and Lee University, 1964; Master in City Planning, Ohio State University, 1967.
Planner, Harland Bartholomew & Associations, St. Louis, 1967-1970; assistant director planning, City of Roanoke, Virginia, 1971-1972; publications associate, Urban Land Institute, Washington, 1973-1977; director planning, City of Little Rock, Arkansas, 1977-1984; senior vice president planning, Flake & Company, Little Rock, 1984-1986; vice president, Wichita Area Chamber of Commerce, Kansas, 1986-1988; acting chief operations officer, Downtown Action Corporation, Wichita, since 1989.
Board of directors Convention Visitors Bureau, Wichita, since 1986. Member Capitol Zoning District Commission, Little Rock, 1977-1984. Secretary Updowntowners, Wichita, since 1986, Downtown Council, Wichita, 1987-1988.
Secretary, vestryman Christ Episcopalian Church, Little Rock, 1979-1986. Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1961-1967. Member American Institute Certified Planners, Urban Land Institute (affiliate).
Married Jane Elizabeth Boudreau, July4, 1969. Children: Andrew, Natalie, James.