Bachelor, Stonehill College, 1965. Postgraduate, Gregorian University, Rome, 1965—1966. Master of Arts in Literature, State University of New York, Albany, 1968.
Master of Science in Library. Science, University Kentucky, 1976. Master of Arts in Religion, University Dayton, 1985.
Teacher Voorheesville High School, New York, 1968—1970, Lees Junior College, Jackson, Kentucky, 1970—1973, Lexington School, 1973—1975. College library Urbana College, Ohio, 1976—1979. Head reference University Dayton Library., 1979—1985.
Head public services Indiana University, Purdue University Indianapolis, 1985—1988. Library University San Diego, since 1988. Consultant library Porter, Wright, Morris & Arthur, Dayton, Ohio, 1982—1985.
Member accreditation committee N. Center Association, 1979.
Member of executive board San Diego Ecumenical Conference, 1991. Library. Superior vena cava syndrome and Construction Acting grantee Urbana College, 1978-1979. Member American Library Association, Academy Library.
Association Ohio (president 1983-1984), Ohio Multitype Library.
Cooperative Committee (vice-chairman 1980-1983), Association College and Research Libraries.
Married Paulette Schaller Starkey, August 17, 1968. Children: Brendan, Elyane.