Student, Los Angeles City College, 1950-1952; student, Los Angeles State College, 1952, 56.
With, Buddy Rich and Sextet, Las Vegas, 1956; with, Mort Sahl, Joanie Sommers Show, nationwide, 1958; with, Murry Arnold, Las Vegas, 1960; with, Jim MacDonald Trio, Encino, California, since 1965; with, Billy Daniels, Rams Horn, Encino, California, 1970; with, Peggy Lee show, 1980; with, Loyola University Chamber Orchestra, Westchester, California, 1981; with, Mickey Rooney show, Westwood, California, 1988; with, Page Cavenaugh Trio, 1990; with, Palisades Symphony, Claremont Symphony, since 1990.
Bassist for Hollywood Workshop Studio Symphony for Czechoslovakian Benefit Relief Concert, Hollywood Bowl, 1956. Served with United States Army, 1952-1955. Member Musicians Local #47 (life).
Clubs: Roo Rag (Los Angeles).
Married Lynn Margaret Kennaugh, May 16, 1964. Children: William, Kathryn, Susan.