Associate of Arts, St. Joseph's College, Covington, Louisiana, 1960. Bachelor, Notre Dame University, 1963. Bachelor of Philosophy, Sant'Anselmo University, Rome, 1964.
Secondary teacher, New Orleans Public Schools, 1964; secondary teacher, Holy Cross High School, New Orleans, 1965-1966; instructor, Tulane University, New Orleans, 1967-1968; foreign service officer, unites states department State, Washington, 1968-1981; intelligence officer, United States Central Intelligence Agency, Washington, 1981-1992; translator, Berlitz, Washington, since 1981; translator, LTRS, Inc., Fairfax, Virginia, since 1981; substitute teacher, Manassas (Virginia) City Public Schools, since 1992; substitute teacher, Prince William County (Virginia) School, since 1992; translator, United States Joint Publs., Washington, since 1993.
Member American Translators Association (accredited translator, accreditation chair National chapter 1985).
Married Kay Frances Smith, August 19, 1967. Children: Theodore, Christopher.