University of South Dakota (Bachelor of Arts). University of Nebraska at Lincoln (Juris Doctor).
Legal counsel, Nebraska Department Education, Lincoln, 1975-1981; assistant professor of law, Doane College, Crete, Nebraska, 1981-1985; legislation counsel, Nebraska Legislature, Lincoln, 1986; legal counsel, Nebraska Association School Bds., Lincoln, since 1987; public, Midwest School Law Quarterly, Des Moines, 1991-1998.
Married Tanya Mironchik, June 7, 1969. 1 child, Jennifer I.