Student, New York Phoenix School Design, 1946-1949.
Staff artist, Transparetn Products, New York City, 1949-1950; assistant product supervisor, Lever Brothers, New York City, 1950-1953; partner, Art Studio, New York City, 1953-1955; from studio manager to art director, Morse International Advertising, New York City, 1955-1964; freelance artist, New York City, 1964-1966; senior designer, Donald Desky Association, New York City, 1966-1969; account executive, Charles Heston Association, New York City, 1969-1973; freelance artist and printmaker, Freehold, New York, since 1974. Instructor Hudson Valley Workshops, Greenville, New York, since 1986.
Curator Greenville Library. Gallery. With United States Coast Guard, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Pastel Society of America, Greene County Council on the Arts (visual arts committee Catskill, New York chapter since 1983), All Arts Matter (honorary, board directors).
Married Rachel Marie Petruzelli, August 17, 1946. Children: Carole Kavanagh, Susan Story.