Bachelor of Science, Tufts University, 1946. Master of Science, Columbia University, 1947.
With, Associated Press, New York City, 1947-1971; editor, Enquirer and News, Battle Creek, Michigan, 1971-1978; editor, The Home News, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1978-1986; president, Comm. Exch. Organisation, Princeton, New Jersey, 1988-1993; scholar in communications, The George H. Gallup International Institute, Princeton, New Jersey, since 1996.
Board visitors Warren Wilson College With United States Navy, 1939-1946. Member Overseas Press Club American, Asheville Racquet Club.
Married Elisabeth Sturdivant, September 10, 1948. Children: Elisabeth Hollister, Winfield Strickland.