University of Cincinnati
Joined the Writers Guild of America West (WGAW)
Served in the army during WWII, attained the rank of captain
Moved to LA; and wrote for numerous radio programs including "The Dick Powell Show" and "Topper"
Served as first vice-president of the TV-branch of the WGAW
President and second vice-president of the of the TV-Radio Branch of the WGAW