Bachelor, St. Mary's College/Seminary, 1963; Master of Divinity, St. Thomas Seminary, Denver, 1984.
Owner, operator, Edel Haus Restaurant, Estes Park, Colorado, 1975-1977; owner, real estate broker, Better Homes Gardens, Estes Park, 1977-1984; associate pastor, St. Thomas More, Englewood, Colorado, 1984-1987; associate pastor, St. Jude Church, Lakewood, Colorado, 1987-1988; pastor, St. Theresa Church, Frederick, Colorado, 1988-1991; pastor, St. Louis Church, Louisville, Colorado, since 1991. Founding board directors Mary's Dream Ltd., Frederick, 1989-1992, Migrant Outreach Ministry, Longmont, Colorado, 1991-1995. Tour leader Holy Land Pilgrimages, Jerusalem, 1984-1994.
With United States Air Force, 1967-1973, advanced through grades to colonel United States Air Force Reserve, Colorado National Guard. Member American Legion (chaplain since 1977), K. of C. (chaplain since 1984), Veterans of Foreign Wars, Elks (chaplain 1979-1996, 96—).