Bachelor of Science, University Illinois, 1943. Postgraduate, University Chicago, 1948.
Executive secretary Illinois Poultry Improvement Association, Chicago, 1946-1948. Science editor, associate editor Prairie Farmer Public Company, 1948-1957. Editor Wisconsin Agriculturist, Madison, 1957-1982.
Special assignments editor Farm Progress Publications, 1983. Member animal disease control advisory council Wisconsin Department Agriculture, 1972-1973. Board directors Northern Illinois office CROP of Wisconsin.
Vice president, board directors Near Eastern Art Research Center. Vice president, trustee National Rug and Textile Foundation, 1968-1976. Trustee Textile Museum Washington, 1969-1994.
Member advisory council College Agriculture, Wisconsin State University, River Falls, 1968-1973. Board directors Rural Leadership Program University Wisconsin, 1983. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946, Mediterranean Theatre of Operations.
Member American Agricultural Editors Association (director 1966-1967, 68-70), United Commercial Travelers American (grand counselor Wisconsin 1971-1972), National Planning Association (trustee 1981-1994, committee on changing international realities 1975-1994, agricultural committee 1958-1994), Alpha Zeta. Clubs: Masons, Shriners, Rotary, Elks.