Bachelor of Science, Stout State University, Menomonie, Wisconsin, 1952. Master of Science, Stout State University, Menomonie, Wisconsin, 1953. Doctor of Education, University Northern Colorado, Greely, 1966.
Teacher Barron (Wisconsin) High School, 1953-1954. Instructor Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois, 1954-1957. Professor Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, 1957-1992.
Chairman industrial technical department Eastern Illinois University, 1967-1975, dean School of Technology, 1970-1975. Consultant in field.
Served to sergeant United States Army, 1945-1947, Germany. Member International Technology Education Association (life), Institute Industrial Engineers, Society Manufacturing Engineers (student chapter advisor), American Society Quality Control (chairman, secretary), American Council Industrial Teachers Educators (life), National Association Industrial Technology (secretary-treasurer 1960-1964, founding father 1978, named Distinguished Professor 1988).
Married Shirley Margaret Doner, August 21, 1951. Children: Debra Sue, Krista Ann, David Lyle.