Student, Parsons College, Fairfield, Iowa, 1972—1974. Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 1976.
Director photography Callanwolde Arts Center, Atlanta, 1980—1981. Lecturer Museum Arts and Sciences, Daytona Beach, Florida, 1989, Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Winter Park, Florida, 1990. Guest critic Rhode Island Institute Design, Rome, 1997.
Radioman petty officer 2nd class United States Navy, 1968-1972.