Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1950; Master of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1951.
Area foreman Liberty Powder Defense Corporation, Baraboo, 1951-1953. Professor art Wayne State University, Detroit, since 1953. Worker Research Design Service, Hazel Park, Michigan, 1953-1955, Quality Plastics and Engineering Company, Detroit, 1955-1956.
With United States Navy, 1945-1946. Member Prismatic Club Detroit, Society North America Goldsmiths (founder), Artist/Blacksmith's Association North America, Planetary Society, International Wood Collectors Society.
Married Judyann Bass Stoltman, 1949 (divorced 1962). Children: Peter Phillip, Christopher Jonathan. Married Sarah Andrews Hackett (divorced 1980).