Bachelor, Bowdoin College, 1959; Master of Science, Lawrence University, 1961; Doctor of Philosophy, Lawrence University, 1964; diploma in Management Development program, Harvard University, 1986.
Associate professor, Missouri Valley College, Marshall, Missouri, 1966-1971; guest lecturer Peace Corps, Kenyatta Teachers College, Nairobi, Kenya, 1971-1973; professor Chemistry, Missouri Valley College, Marshall, 1973-1979; academic dean, Missouri Valley College, Marshall, 1979-1982; academic dean, High Point (North Carolina) College, 1983-1987; academic dean, Center College, Pella, Iowa., 1987.
Active Svc. Academy Selection Committee for Congressman, North Carolina. Member American Chemical Society, Council for Indiana Colls.
Married Gretchen Hildner, June 10, 1961. Children: David, Katherine.