Bachelor in Economics, University College of the West Indies.
Assistant Island supervisor Bustamente Industrial Trade Union, Jamaica, 1969-1970. Worker delegate International Labour Organization Convention, Geneva, 1969-1970. Then co-chairman Joint Industrial Council, Kingston, Jamaica.
Minister of youth and community development Government of Jamaica, 1980-1983, minister of the public service, 1984-1986, minister of national security, 1986-1989. Deputy chairman Jamaica Labour Party.
Club: Kingston Cricket.
Married December 13, 1969. Children: Eroleen, Erica.