Bachelor of Science, Anderson (Indiana) College, 1953; Master of Arts, Kent State University, 1961.
Teacher, Cullman (Alabama) Senior High School, 1953-1956; teacher, Fairview Park (Ohio) High School, 1956-1969; teacher, director drama, Anderson U., 1969-1995; retired, Anderson U., since 1995.
Member Speech Communication Association, Indiana Speech Association, Indiana Theatre Association, Alpha Psi Omega, Sigma Zeta.
Son of Joseph Robert and Dorothy Ella (Norton) S. Married Marilyn Joyce Harrison, August 18, 1951. Children: Timothy Mark, Roberta Lynn, Gregory Roy, Jennifer Annual.