AB cum laude, Wabash College, 1953.
Announcer, reporter, Station WKJG, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1953-1956; announcer, Station World (also Wonders) Of Chiropractic, Davenport, 1956-1958; disc jockey, Station KSTT, Davenport, 1958-1959; owner, manager, Station KBUS, Mexia, Texas, 1959-1963; owner, manager, Station KKJO, Saint Joseph, Missouri, 1963-1971; owner, manager, Stations KNUI and KHUI, Kahului, Hawaii., 1973-1990; consultant, freelance writer,, since 1990. Board directors 1st Amendment Congress. Commentator Voice of America, 1982-1983.
President Maui chapter Hawaii Heart Association, 1978. Member National Broadcast Editorial Association (board directors 1981-1988, president 1986-1987, national excellence award 1981, regional excellence award 1981, 84, Management award 1989), National Association Broadcasters (1st Amendment committee), National Conference Editorial Writers (board directors 1986-1987), Society Professional Journalists (board directors 1986-1987), Radio-television News Dirs. Association (board directors 1986-1987), Hawaiin Association Broadcasters (board directors 1978-1982, president 1980-1981), Maui Chamber of Commerce (board directors since 1987). M C.
Married Joan E. Winters, August 28, 1955 (divorced March 1972). Children: Richard H., Geoffrey A., Wendy J., Marjorie N. Married Prentice Brannan, April 10, 1972 (deceased April 1985).
Married Patricia Jensen, November 10, 1989.