Bachelor of Science in Social Sciences, Georgetown University, 1958; Master of Arts, Georgetown University, 1962.
Executive trainee, Riggs National Bank, Washington, 1958-1961; executive trainee, United States Government Office of Education, Washington, 1961-1963; program officer, Executive Office of the President, Washington, 1963-1973; program officer, Department of the Treasury, Washington, 1973-1977; program officer, Federal Preparedness Agency, Washington, 1977-1979; program officer, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Washington, 1979-1985; assistant associate director, director operations, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Washington, since 1985.
Member executive committee Georgetown University Library, Washington, since 1982. Member of Chevy Chase.
Married Nancy McDonald, July 7, 1962. Children: Nancy Vaughan, H.V. Junior.