Bachelor, University Delaware, 1977. Master in Health Science, Johns Hopkins University, 1981.
Director residential treatment, Governor Bacon Health Center-State of Delaware, Delaware City, 1975-1980;
senior health planner, State of West Virginia, Charleston, 1980-1983;
associate hospital administrator, Pinecrest Eastern State Hospital, Beckley, West Virginia, 1983-1984;
nursing home administrator, Arthur B. Hodges Center, Charleston, West Virginia, 1984-1986;
nursing home administrator, Carondelet Holy Family Center, Tucson, 1986-1989;
hospital administrator, Carondelet Holy Cross Hospital, Nogales, Arizona, 1989-1996;
Chief Executive Officer, St. Thomas More Health Sys., Canon City, Colorado, since 1996. Board member, vice president Southern Arizona, American Cancer Society, 1989-1994. Chair, board member Office of Rural Health, U. Arizona, Tucson, since 1990.
Chairman of the Board Arizona RuralHealth Association, Phoenix.
Board directors Sahuarita (Arizona) Unified School District, 1987-1991, Chamber of Commerce, Nogales, 1995, St. Scholastica Academy, Canon City, since 1998, Fremont County, Colorado Economic Development Council, since 1998. Fellow American Academy Medical Administrators, American College Health Care Administrators. Member United States-Mexico Border Health Association, Arizona-Mexico Commission (public health committees).
Married Sarah Powers, August 30, 1969. Children: Charles Erik, Cara Powers, Katherine Powers, Erin Powers.