Bachelor of Science in Education, Salem State College, 1953. Master of Education, Boston University, 1957. Certified advanced graduate study (adult education), Boston University, 1967.
Doctor of Education, University Massachusetts, 1973.
Senior supervisor Massachusetts Department Education, Boston, 1965-1967. Senior program advisor United States Department Education, Washington, since 1967. Member Metropolitan Washington Association for Adult and Continuing Education, Washington, 1981-1985, president 1983-1984.
Author: reports to the United States Department Education on model programs, evaluation of adult education, and compliance by states to federal regulations. Board directors Northern Virginia Chapter Retired Officers Association, 1997.
Member Massachusetts Society Washington, District of Columbia, since 1982, vice president 1993-1995, president 1995-1996, treasurer, 1996-1997. With United States Army, 1955-1957, Korea. Member Federal Vocational Education Association (president 1993-1994), American Association Adult and Continuing Education (founding member, president Metropolitan Washington 1983-1984, Appreciation certified 1988), Retired Officers Association (board directors Nova Troa 1997, Second vice president 1998-1999, 1st vice president 2000), Phi Delta Kappa Boston University.
Married Marie Elizabeth Linehan, Aug 24, 1957 (deceased April, 1992). Children Mary Ellen Roth, Michael Carroll, Kevin James. Married Miriam A. Quinlan, September 4, 1993.