Bachelor, Gettysburg College, 1972. Master of Library and Information Science, Simmons College, 1975.
Reference library, Brockton (Massachusetts) Public Library. System, 1976-1979;
library director, Topsfield (Massachusetts) Town Library., 1979-1982;
library director, Turner Free Library., Randolph, Massachusetts, since 1982. President adult service round table Massachusetts Library.
Member Arts Council, Randolph, 1987-1994. Member American Library Association, Phi Beta Kappa.
Married Rosemary M. Lynch, May 26, 1969. 1 child, Jennifer.