BJ, San Jose State University, California, 1974. Master of Arts in Library Science, San Jose State University, California, 1975. Chemical Abstracts Service in Library Science, University Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, 1984.
Doctor of Education, University Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1992.
Reference librarian Olivet Nazarene College, Kankakee, Illinois, 1975-1980. Biblical Institute librarian Pittsburg State University, Kansas, 1980-1985. Library director Mid-American Nazarene University, Olathe, since 1986.
Adjunct professor education Mid American Nazarene University.
President board directors Olathe Library. District commissioner Boy Scouts American. Member American Library Association, Kansas Library.
Association, Association Christian Librarians, Nazarene Librarians Fellowship, Kansas Library. Network Board, Kansas City Metropolitan Library.
Married Barbara Ann Derrenbacher, April 2, 1977. Children: Eric, Shawn.