Bachelor, Valparaiso University, 1950. Master of Arts, Indiana University, 1953.
Instructor, William A. Wirt H.S., Gary, 1952-1957; guidance counselor, William A. Wirt H.S., Gary, 1958-1964; library, William A. Wirt H.S., Gary, 1965-1971; audio/visual director, Lew Wallace H.S., Gary, 1972-1989; freelance photographer, Crown Point, Indiana, since 1975. Consultant Heriot-Watt University Wilson Junior H.S. Catalog, New York City, 1969-1989. Professional relations committee chairman Indiana School Media Personnel, Indianapolis, 1971-1976, director board, 1976-1980.
Member Trinity Lutheran Church, Crown Point, since 1974, Save the Dunes, Michigan City, Indiana, since 1969. Tec. sergeant United States Army, 1943-1945. Member American Library Association (consultant booklist publication 1970-1975), Gary Association School Media Personnel (president 1970-1973), Miller Exchange, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars.