Pilot cadet, United States Air Force, 1942. Associate of Arts, Vincennes University, 1946. Bachelor of Science, Centre College, 1950.
Chief engineering designer, Howard Foundary, Indianapolis, 1952-1954; artist, designer, Herf Jones, Inc., Indianapolis, 1955; artist, Rhoads, Humphreys & Adams, Indianapolis, 1956-1958; artist, owner, Cleveland Art Studio, Indianapolis, 1958-1965; production supervisor, Repro Art, Cincinnati, 1965-1977; vice president, Artco, Inc., Cincinnati, 1977-1992; retired, 1992.
Member Republican National Committee, Cincinnati Second lieutenant United States Air Force, 1949-1951. Member 91st Bombardment Group Memorial Association, Art Directors Club, Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Married Roma Madge McDaniel, August 11, 1948. Children: Jane Cleveland, Karen Cleveland Register.