Bachelor of Science, Northwest Christian College, Eugene, Oregon, 1953. Master of Divinity, Christian Theological Seminary, Indianapolis, 1960. Master of Science, Butler University, 1963.
Student pastor, Christian Church, Noti, Oregon, 1951-1953; pastor, Christian Church, Hazelwood, Indiana, 1954-1959; pastor, Union Christian Church, Franklin, Indiana, 1959-1961; pastor, Westside Christian Church, Indianapolis, 1961-1964; chaplain, LaRue D. Carter Memorial Hospital, Indianapolis, 1962-1965; director chaplaincy services, A.L. Bowen Children's Center, Indianapolis, 1965-1977; chaplain, associate director, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, 1977-1991; retired, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines. Research assistant department pastoral care Christian Theological Seminary, 1962-1963. Clin.trainer Askelepion-International Transactional Analysis Association, Carbondale, Illinois, 1967-1969.
Active various ministerial associations and community organizations Sergeant United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations, Mediterranean Theatre of Operations. Fellow American Protestant Hospital Association (professional hospital chaplain College Chaplains). Member Association for Clinical Pastoral Education (member standards and accreditation committee north central region 1977-1989, member certified committee north central region 1989-1990, accreditation chair south central region 1970-1991).
Married Rae Belle Town, January 30, 1949 (divorced June 1979). Children: Donna Earline, Stanley Douglas, Kenneth Warren, Peggy Jo Ann, David Paul. Married Ann Elizabeth Knapp, June 26, 1980.