Bachelor, Northwestern University, 1962; Master of Arts, University of California, Berkeley, 1964; Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1967.
Assistant Professor of English, U. Washington, Seattle, 1967-1974; sales associate, Windermere Real Estate, Seattle, 1974-1977; broker, president, Windermere Real Estate/Capitol Hill, Inc., since 1977. Vice president Windermere-Wall St., since 1983.
Chairman steering committee Pike/Pine Project, since 1989. Member Seattle-King County Board Realtors, Capitol Hill Chamber of Commerce (president 1985-1987).
Married Margaret Alice Kearns, August 11, 1962. 1 child, Robert Lanoue.