Graduate, Northeastern University, Boston, 1957.
Former member of staff, Manchester Union Leader, N.H. former member of staff, Uttar Pradesh member of staff, assistant executive editor, Boston Globe managing editor, executive editor, editor, Boston Globe, since 1986. Teacher Sigma Delta Chi scholarship program Northeastern U.
Member American Society Newspaper Editors, Associated Press Managing Editors Association, New England Associated Press News Executives Association.
Married Dolores Driscoll, May 3, 1958. Children– LeeAnne, Jennifer, Maryellen, Susan.