Party affiliation: Democrat
- Executive counsel to governor State of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, 1969-1971. Judicial administrator Supreme Court Louisiana, New Orleans, 1971-1987. Circuit executive United States Court Appeals (10th circuit), Denver, 1987-1994.
Denomination: Roman Catholic
With United States Army, 1954-1956. Fellow Institute for Court Management. Member American Bar Association (executive committee, lawyers conference, council of judicial administration division, budget officer), Association Judicial Disciplinary Counsel (board directors, secretary since 1982), National Center for State Courts, Institute Judicial Administration, American Judicature Society.