Carl E. Moyler was born in Newport News, Virginia – one of eight children. He currently resides in Dayton, Ohio. He was a graduate of West Virginia State University in 1954 majoring in foreign languages. He holds a master’s degree in French from Case Western Reserve, Cleveland, Ohio, an Educational Specialist degree from the University of Dayton and a Ph.D. from the Union Institute/University, Cincinnati, Ohio. He has been a high school teacher and university professor.