Bachelor of Science, University Washington, 1944.
With, KING Radio, Seattle, 1947-1951, 53-54; station manager, KTVW-television, Seattle, Tacoma, 1954-1955; general sales manager, WIIC-television, Pittsburgh, 1955-1966; general manager, WIIC-television, 1966-1968; vice president, general manager, Cox Broadcasting Corporation TeleVision for YoU, San Francisco, Oakland, California, 1968-1974; president, chief Executive officer, television Bureau Advertising, New York City, 1974-1988. Also abstract artist. Board directors Palm Springs Air Museum.
Chairman United States/Japan Cultural Exchange, 1974. Member Japan-United States Friendship Commission. Board directors Advertising Council.
Member National Association Broadcasters (board directors television code review board 1971-1974). Clubs: President Committee of 25 (vice president), Thunderbird Country (board directors, Rancho Mirage, California).
Married Molly Herron, February 22, 1946. Children: Stephannie Lee, Roger Douglas.