Educated Institute Nacional para Varones, Colegio El Porvenir.
Director of the primary school of Valle Angeles, 1905. Of Pespire, 1906- assistant director of the “Francisco’ Morazán" School, Tegucigalpa, 1907- professor of the geography and history of Central America in the National Institute and the Normal School for Men, Tegucigalpa, 1908-1909. Professor of the two preparatory courses in the Military School, 1911.
Director of the “Pedro Nufio” School, 1912-1916. Collector of taxes of Marcala, 1918-1919. Departmental director of public instruction, 1920-1923.
Deputy to the National Congress 1920-1923. In charge (administrador) of taxes in El Paraiso, 1929-1930. Director-general of public instruction, 1931-1932.
Professor in the Practical Technical School (Escuela TécnicoPráctica), 1931-1932.
Member Masons, also various workers’, pedagogical, political, and pacifist societies.
Married Candia Rosa Castillo S. Children: Máximo, Orison Swett, Mercedes, and Concha.