Bachelor of Science, McMurry College, 1950.
Various reporter, photographer positions, Daily News and Daily Spokesman, Pampa, Texas, 1946-1952; publication director, McMurry College and Abilene (Texas) High School, 1953-1957; editor Sunday feature, Abilene Texas Reporter-News, 1957; managing editor, Artesia (New Mexico) Daily Press, 1957-1958; city editor, Carlsbad (N. Mexico) Current-Argus, 1958-1959; managing editor, assistant to public, Free Press, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1959-1964; city editor, Gazette-Telegraph, Colorado Springs, 1964-1965; city editor, Standard-Examiner, Ogden, Utah., 1968-1969; reporter, feature writer, 1970-1977; sports columnist, photographer, 1977-1987; freelance writer, since 1987.
Board directors Colorado Schools for Deaf/Blind, Colorado Springs, 1963-1967. Member Colorado Manpower Advisory Committee, Colorado Springs, 1963-1965, Pikes peak or Bust Rodeo Committee, Colorado Springs, 1964, Ogden (Utah) Pioneer Days Executive Committee, 1967-1977. Member Sigma Delta Chi.
Married Dorothy Louise McMahan, September 15, 1952. Children: Marlin D., Judith L.