AB, Harvard University, 1963. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1965.
Assistant to general manager Brigham's, Inc., Watertown, Massachusetts, 1965-1967. Special assistant Office of Mayor, Boston, 1970-1973. Treasurer City of Boston, 1974-1978, deputy mayor, 1977-1980.
Executive vice president Cabot, Cabot & Forbes, since 1980. Consultant, 1967-1970. Director Masco, Inc., Boston, 1985.
Trustee Wheelock College, Boston, since 1984. Director Friends of Physician organization Square, Boston, since 1983. Trustee Boston Public Library, 1980-1984.
Member national Realty Committee (director Washington, since 1982) Clubs: Harvard of Boston.
Married Judith Wilbur Houghton. 1 child, Jocelyn.