Student, Southern State College, 1970—1971. Associate of Applied Science, Onondaga Community College, 1975. Student in mortuary science, Simmons College, 1974—1975.
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, North Dakota State University, 1982.
Pharmacist, North Dakota, Iowa, 1975—1976. Funeral director intern McGrath Funeral Home, Bronxville, New York, 1975—1976, Sutton Funeral Home, Clintondale, 1976. Funeral director Parsky Funeral Home, Rochester, 1977.
Pharmacist intern St. John's Hospital, Fargo, North Dakota, 1982—1983. Pharmacist K-Mart Corporation, Clinton, Iowa, since 1983.
Member of Iowa Pharmacy Association.
Married Carmella Antoinette Ellwein, February 14, 1982.