Student in pottery, University Kentucky, 1971. Research student, Kyoto University Fine Arts, 1974.
Panelist national and international symposiums and conferences in field. Panel chairman Anton Gallery, Washington, 1986. Visiting artist Arrowmont School Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, 1987.
Guest lecturer Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, 1989, Chicago Art Institute School Art, 1989, Cranbrook Academy, 1990. Lecturer, panelist Everson Museum, Syracuse, 1989, Shigaraki (Japan) International Ceramics Symposium '91. Panelist National Council Education for Ceramic Arts, Cincinnati, 1990.
Chair panel American Woodfire Conference '91, University Iowa, Iowa City, 1991. Juror 9th annual ceramic competition San Angelo (Texas) Museum, 1994. Lecturer in ceramics Catholic University of America, Washington.
Sergeant United States Marine Corps, 1968-1970. Member Kentucky Guild Artits and Craftsmen (symposium panelist 1990).
Married Lynn Hayden Marshall, January 27, 1978.