Bachelor, Capital University, 1958. Bachelor's Degree, Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, Ohio, 1962. Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1970.
Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1972.
Pastor Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Brunswick, Maine, 1962-1965. Professor church in society Brite Division School, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, 1970-1988. Regional organizer Bread for the World, Washington, 1988-1991.
Director Bread for the World Institute, 1991—2001, director special programs, since 2001.
(Book by Hoehn, Richard A.)
Member Society Christian Ethics.
Married Carole Lee Zimmerman, October 26, 1991. Children: Christine Joyce, Thomas Albert, Karen Elizabeth, Benjamin Douglass, Kristin Nicole Sizemore.