Bachelor of Science, Boston State College, 1963. Master of Arts in Teaching, University Chicago, 1968. Juris Doctor, DePaul University, 1974.
Chairman social science Bloom Township High School, Chicago Heights, Illinois, 1965-1970. Professor of history Prarie State College, 1970-1971, Harold Washington College, Chicago, since 1971, chairman social science department, 1980-1985, 90—, chairman faculty council, since 1993. Dean applied science Kennedy-King College, Chicago, 1985-1990.
Arbitrator Cook County Circuit Courts, since 1975. Coordinator common ground projects Harold Washington College, Chicago, since 1995.
Cantor St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Chicago, since 1985. Chairman of advisory board Illinois Infant Mortality Project, 1980-1985. Chairman board directors New City Health Center, Chicago, 1980-1990.
Member Comty. Colleges Humanities Association.
Married Deloris Heard, September 2, 1978. Children: Patrick, Malcolm, Anthony.