Bachelor of Science in Commerce, Loyola University, 1960. Master of Business Administration, University Chicago, 1962.
1st vice president Halsey Stuart & Company Incorporated, New York York City and San Francisco, 1962-1973. 1st vice president sales Smith Barney Inc., Los Angeles, 1973-1995. Director major gifts Loyola University, Chicago, since 1995.
Board directors, chairman Paulist Productions, Los Angeles, since 1988. Vice chair St. James Inn, Los Angeles, 1995-1996.
Board directors Westside Bank Southern California, Los Angeles, 1984-1993. Board trustees Marymount High School, Los Angeles, since 1997. With United States Army, 1962-1968.
Member Kappa Beta Phi.
Married Patricia Ann McCormick, March 29, 1969. Children: Erin Marie Wagner, John Francis, Peggy Maureen, Shannon Elizabeth.