Diploma in music, North Center Bible College, 1962. Bachelor in Music Education, MacPhail College Music, 1963. Master of Arts, Center Michigan University, 1969.
Minister music and youth, Bethel Assembly of God, Rapid City, South Dakot, 1963-1964; pastor, 1st Assembly of God, Cheboygan, Michigan, 1964-1965; pastor, Faith Assembly of God, Rogers City, Michigan, 1965-1972; associate pastor, minister music, Brookdale Assembly of God, Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, 1972-1974; associate pastor, Brookdale Assembly of God, Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, since 1976; associate pastor, Brookdale Christian Center Assembly of God, since 1976; chairman music department, North Center Bible College, 1972-1976; music director, State of Minnesota Assemblies of God, 1972-1976. Christ ambassador, representative N.E. section Michigan for Assemblies of God Church, 1966-1968.
Conductor Ohio Teen Tempos, 1975-1976. Board directors King's Academy, since 1976, North Hennepin Mediation Project, 1986-1987, Peacemakers Center, 1987-1988, Brooklyn Center Charitable Foundation, since 1988. Member Brooklyn Center Housing Commission, 1977-1983.
Member, chair Brooklyn Center Prayer Breakfast Committee, since 1981. President, board directors Northwest Suburbs Community television, since 1982. Member Drug Awareness Task Force, 1987-1988.
Member North Twin Cities Ministers Association (secretary-treasurer 1982), Brooklyn Center Chamber of Commerce (chairman legis committee 1979-1981), Rotary (vice president 1981-1982, president 1982-1983, Paul Harris fellow 1983).
Married Barbara Eleene Hatch, December 28, 1963. Children: Debra, Brenda, Robert F.