Bachelor of Arts, St. Mary of Plains College, Dodge City, Kansas, 1971. Master of Fine Arts, Goodman School Drama/Science Applications International Corporation, Chicago, 1974.
Assistant professor stage design, designer Essex Community College, Baltimore, 1974-1982. Production manager, 1982-1983, technical services manager, 1983-1984, regional sales manager 1984-1987, 89-90, assistant to the president Litelab Corporation, Buffalo, 1990-1991, national sales marketing manager Kamro Custom Lighting, Buffalo, 1991-1992, owner Lightingand Environmental Design, Buffalo, 1992. Technical director, lighting designer Alabama-Shakespeare Festival, summer 1974.
Resident designer, technical director Chesapeake Opera Company, Towson, Maryland., 1974-1978. Designer, technical director Theatre-By-The-Sea, Matunuk, Rhode Island, summer 1975, Harford Opera Theatre, Belair, Maryland., summer 1976. Principal designer Cockpit-in-Court Theatre, Baltimore, summers 1978-1982.
Principal designer Fredericksburg (Virginia) Theatre Company, since 1982. Consultant in field, since 1976. One-man exhibitions include Johns Hopkins University Gallery, 1979, Essex Community College Gallery, 1978.
Member of international Association Lighting Designers., United Scenic Artists American, United State Institute Theatre Technology, Illuminating Engineers Society.