Bachelor of Arts Maryland, 1951. Bachelor of Laws, George Washington University, 1953.
Retired; practiced in Washington, 1954-1957. Assistant counsel legal department Champion International Corporation, Hamilton, Ohio, 1957-1973. Mayor, 1964-1967; member city council, 1968-1969.
Member Ohio House of Representatives from 58th District, 1971-1974, 94th-99th Congresses from 8th Ohio District, 1975—1987. Private practice law, governmental affairs consultant Washington.
Married Averil J. Stoneback, January 7, 1984. Children by previous marriage: Sharon L., David T., Glen J., Adam B.