Born in Oakland California, Graduated from Ravenswood High School, East Palo Alto CA., Recieved an A.A. Degree Foothill College, Los Altos Ca., Recieved B.A. in Art, San Francisco State College, Recieved a Teaching Credential from California State University, San Francisco, Post graduate Study, San Francisco State University. Studied with Ralph Putzker, and James Story.
First one man show Designers Art Gallery, Honolulu Hawaii, One man shows in Sacramento California, Palo Alto, California, Auburn California, Group Shows in San Francisco, Palo Alto, Sonora, Sacramento California, Reno Nevada and Honolulu, Hawaii.
Awards won for drawing: California Blue Ribon, Sonora, KVIE Auction, First Plase Drawing and pastels 2002.