Bachelor, Iowa University, 1953.
Various executive positions Reuben H. Donnelley Corporation, New York City, 1963—1970, vice president staff, 1970—1972, vice president operations, 1975—1978, executive vice president, director, 1978—1982, president, since 1982. Corporation vice president Dunn & Bradstreet Corporation, 1984—1985, executive vice president, since 1985. Vice president, chairman R.H. Donnelley International Ltd., London, 1972—1975.
Director Reuben H. Donnelley Corporation, Thomson Directories Ltd., Farmborough, England. Served as lieutenant Army of the United States, 1953-1955.
Member advisory council Johns Hopkins University School International Studies. Board vice chairman United Hospital, Port Chester, New York. Member of Directors Institute (London), American Management Association, Apawamis Country, Marco Polo, University (New York City), Delta Upsilon.
Married Jean Florence Goodspeed, December 30, 1955. Children: Scott, Mark, Andrew, Steven.