Associate of Arts, LaSalle-Polu Ogelsby College, 1957. Bachelor of Science, Northern Illinois University, 1959. Master of Arts, Colorado State College, 1960.
Associate professor Rock Valley College, Rockford, Illinois, 1967—1973, director admission and records, 1973—1977, dean liberal arts and science, from 1977. Chairman Community College Illinois College Transfer Coordinators, Rockford, from 1984.
Member advisory committee Rockford Park District, 1978—1984. Member of Community College Humanities Association (president 1982-1984, Service award 1984), Northern Illinois Tennis Association 1982-1986, Rotary.
Married Shirley Ann Wenzel, August 26, 1957. Children: Brent, Stacy.