Bachelor and Bachelor of Science, Michigan State University, 1969. Master of Arts, University Washington, Seattle, 1970.
Reporter, Grand Rapids (Michigan) Press, 1972; reporter, Saginaw (Michigan) News, 1972-1975; staff assistant, Center Foundry division General Motors, Saginaw, 1975-1980; speechwriter, General Motors, Detroit, since 1981; director Editorial Superior vena cava syndrome, General Motors, 1992-1993.
With United States Army, 1970-1972. Member Phi Beta Kappa.
Married Diana Skentzos, June 21, 1975.