Bachelor, Michigan State University, 1969; Master of Fine Arts, University of California at Los Angeles, 1981.
Freelance writer, various television episodes, Los Angeles, 1981-1983; story editor T.J. Hooker, Columbia Pictures, Los Angeles, 1983-1984; story editor T.J. Hooker, Scarecrow and Mistress King, Warner Brothers, Los Angeles, 1984-1985; executive story editor Scarecrow and Mistress King, Warner Brothers, Los Angeles, 1985-1986; executive script consultant Spenser for Hire, Warner Brothers, Los Angeles, 1986-1987; co-producer Houston Knights, Columbia Pictures, Los Angeles, 1987-1988; producer Sonny Spoon, Steve Cannell Prodns., Los Angeles, 1988.
Served with United States Army, 1969-1971, Korea. Member Writers Guild American West.
Married Kathleen Allen, October 29, 1977.