BME, Central Michigan University, 1959. Master of Arts, Central Michigan University, 1960. Educational Specialist, Central Michigan University, 1973.
Doctor of Philosophy, Michigan State University, 1978.
Assistant superintendent Boy's Farm School, Durand, 1963—1965. Music teacher Central Junior High School, Saginaw, 1965—1969. Assistant principal Webber Junior High School, 1969—1972, principal, 1972—1979.
Deputy director Averill Career Center, Saginaw, 1979—1980. Principal South Intermediate School, since 1980. Instructor Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, since 1985.
Instructor trumpet section Eddy Concert Band, Saginaw, since 1966.
Member of Michigan Association Middle School Educators, Saginaw Association Secondary School Principals (president 1976, 1983-1984), National Association Secondary School Principals, Michigan Association Secondary School Principals (publicity chairman since 1982), Pioneer Club (Saginaw), Lions Lodge, Phil Delta Kappa.
Married Janet-Ann Elizabeth Allen, July 4, 1940. 1 child Donald Allen.