Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Franklin University, Columbus, Ohio, 1968.
Accountant Quaker Oats Company, retired, 2003. Interim executive director African American History Museum and Cultural Center, 2003, executive director, since 2004. Co-founder African American Heritage Foundation, 1993, board vice president, 1994—1996, 2001—2003, board president, 1996—2000.
With United States Air Force, 1969-1973.
Various positions including teacher, choir member, historian and trustee Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, board directors New Bohemia, United Way of East Central Iowa, First Light Ministries, Member of Iowa Museum Association (board directors).
Married Lillie Moore, 1972; 2 children.