Bachelor, Rider College, 1967. Master of Library Science, University Pittsburgh, 1968. Master of Education, Temple University, 1973.
Master of Public Administration, Pennsylvania State University, 1980.
Librarian Free Library Philadelphia, 1968-1971, head films department, 1975-1983, chief central public services, since 1983. Technical librarian United States Navy Shipyard, Philadelphia, 1971-1973. Head special services North-East Regional Library, 1973-1975.
Served with United States Army, 1960-1963. Member American Library Association, Pennsylvania Library Association Lodges: Masons.
Married Sylvia Miriam Stein, August 3, 1969. 1 child, Todd.