Student, Louisiana State University, 1969-1971, 72-73; student, University S.W. Louisiana, 1971-1972; student, University New Orleans, 1987-1988.
Instruction research assistant physics and astronomy department Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1973-1975, instruction research assistant petroleum engineering department, 1975-1977, member senate, 1976-1977. Construction superintendent Coyne Construction Corporation, Gretna, 1977-1983. Manager survey division Sam Z. Scandaliato & Associates, Incorporated, New York Orleans, 1983-1988.
Offshore surveying party chief John E. Chance & Associate, Inc., Lafayette, 1988-1991. Operations manager Cochrane Technologies, Inc., 1992-1993. Vice president Navigation Electronics, Inc., 1993-2000, Chief Executive Officer, 2000—2002.
Louisiana surveyor and manager Education Support Professionals Associate, P.A., since 2003.
President Archbishop Blenk Benevolent Association, Gretna, 1985. Member American Congress Surveying and Mapping, American Cartographic Association, American Association Geodetic Science, National Society Professional Surveyors, Associates Builders and Contractors, Knights of Columbus (various offices 1977-1983, named Knight of Year, Grand Knight, 1992-1993), Louisiana Society of Professional Surveyors (president since 2002, vaious offices since 1996), Squires (chief counsellor 1990-1996, various offices 1964-1969, Squire of Year 1969).
Married Gloria Kay Harvey, November 23, 1974. Children: John Anthony Junior, Catherine Aileen, Christopher Allen, Michael Alexander.