Bachelor of Arts in American History, Princeton University, 1955.
Reporter, Winston-Salem (North Carolina) Journal, 1955-1957;
sports writer, Miami Herald, 1957-1959;
contributing European editor, Car & Driver, New York City, 1960;
assistant news editor, executive sports editor, Sunday editor, San Francisco Examiner, 1961-1967;
Chief Executive Officer, editor, public, Pacific Sun, Mill Valley, California, since 1967;
co-public, The Ark, Tiburon, California, since 1987;
president, Marin Sun Printing Company, Mill Valley, 1967-1993;
managing general partner, Sunrise Investment Company, Mill Valley, since 1980. Visiting lecturer San Francisco State University, 1967. Member innovation and planning commission California Department Education, Sacramento, 1980.
Co-founder, president MarinSolar Village Corporation, Mill Valley, since 1976, Marin Cmty. Video, Mill Valley, 1973-1978.
Member Society Professional Journalists, National Association Alternative Newsweeklies (president 1978-1981), California Association Alternative Newsweeklies (president 1990-1992), California Society Newspaper Editors (president 1985-1986, board directors 1983-1993), California Newspaper Publications Association (board directors 1989-1993), San Francisco Press Club (1st place newspaper writing award 1967, 3-2d place awards), Cap and Gown Club (Princeton University).
Married Hanne Morgensen Petterson, February 21, 1960 (divorced August 1968). Children: Lise, Natalie, Kevin. Married Kay Copeland, June 10, 1978.
Children: Christopher, Morgan.