Bachelor, Dartmouth College, 1951. Master of Science, Columbia University, 1952.
Reporter Washington Post, 1954-1956. Reporter, columnist New York World Telegram & Sun, New York City, 1956-1965. Press secretary Mayor John V. Lindsay, 1965-1968.
Director corporation publications International Business Machines Corporation, Armonk, New York, 1968-1992. Editor Westport (Connecticut) News Brooks Community Newspapers, 1992-1998. Author-in-residence Westport History Society, since 1998.
President Woody Klein Associates, Westport, since 1998. Adjunct professor journalism New York University, 1960-1966, University Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1968-1976, Fairfield (Connecticut) University, 1980-1990, Iona College, New Rochelle, New York, since 1998.
(Let in the Sun, by Klein, Woody)
Vice president United Way of Westport/Weston, Connecticut, 1985-1990. Member Republican Town Meeting, Westport, 1971-1973. Member Society Professional Journalists (first place award 1994), New England Press Association (first place award 1996), Rotary, Connecticut Press Club (award 1993-1997, first place award 1993, 94).
Married Audrey Lehman. Children: Wendy.