Student, The Citadel, 1949-1950; Bachelor of Arts, Georgetown University, 1953.
Commissioned Second lieutenant, United States Army, 1953; advanced through grades to captain, United States Army, 1959; resigned, United States Army, 1961; free lance writer, 1961-1962; associate producer, writer, NBC News, Washington, 1962-1967; producer, writer, director documentaries, NBC, Washington, 1967-1980; senior producer documentaries, NBC, Washington, 1980-1985; senior producer, manager news documentaries, NBC, Washington, 1985-1989.
Member National Academy television Arts and Sciences, Writers Guild American, Directors Guild American, Sigma Delta Chi. Clubs: Kenwood Golf and Country.
Married Elizabeth Hunter Buck, January 24, 1953. Children– Eileen Margaret, Christopher Thomas, Timothy Francis.