Bachelor of Arts, Grinnell College, 1955; Bachelor of Divinity, Yale University, 1959; Master of Divinity, Yale University, 1965; Doctor of Ministry, San Francisco Theological Seminary, 1976.
Ordained to ministry, United Church of Christ, 1959; pastor churches, Sheridan Township, Iowa., 1954-1955; pastor churches, New Preston, Connecticut, 1956-1959; pastor churches, Clarion, Iowa., 1959-1969; pastor churches, Yankton, South Dakot, 1969-1977; president, Yankton (South Dakot) College, 1977-1996; conference minister, Iowa Conference United Church Christ retired, 1996. Consultant in field.
Member School Board, Clarion, Iowa, 1965-1969, member, Yankton, South Dakota, 1973-1977, president, 1976. Board directors Lewis and Clark Mental Health Center. Member South Dakota Foundation Private Colleges, South Dakota Association Private Colleges, Colleges of Mid-American Lodges: Kiwanis.
Married Verlene J. Huehn, June 10, 1952. Children: Jolene R., Stephen M., Nadene A., Timothy M., Mark E.