Geology degree summa cum laude, University La Sapienza, Rome, 1976. Master of Science in Engineering Geosci., University California, Berkeley, 1980.
Research assistant University California, Berkeley, 1978-1980. Geoscientist Azienda Generale Italiana Petroli, Milan, Italy, 1980-1983. Research scientist National agency for new technologies, Energy and sustainable economic development, Rome, 1984-1994.
Environmental risk assessor National Environmental Protection Agency, since 1994. National coordinator European actions contaminated land assessment and remediation, since 1996. Risk assessment/management expert European Union Environemnt Agency, United Nations Industrial Development Organization, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, World Health Organization.
Member National Ground Water Association, National Association Sanitary Engineering.