Bachelor of Science, Vennard College, 1945. Bachelor, Bethel College, Mishawaka, Indiana, 1949. Doctor of Divinity, Bethel College, Mishawaka, Indiana, 1977.
Pastor, Bremen (Indiana) Missionary Church, 1946-1949; pastor, West Eckford Missionary Church, Marshall, Michigan, 1949-1952; pastor, Beulah Missionary Church, Elkhart, Indiana, 1952-1963; district superintendent, Indiana District/Missionary Church, Elkhart, 1963-1969; director of field services, National Association Evangelicals, Wheaton, Illinois, 1969-1989; vice president for college relations, Bethel College, Mishawaka, since 1989. Trustee Vennard College, University Park, Iowa, since 1980, Bethel College, 1963-1987, Evangel. Child and Family Agency, Wheaton, 1970-1991.
Member Delta Epsilon Chi.
Married Phyllis Marie Reisenburg, June 2, 1944. Children: Ronald James, Joel Francis, Robert Paul, Barbara Elaine.