AB, Boston University, 1960. Master of Public Administration, University Massachusetts, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, University Massachusetts, 1988.
Promotion director, United Church, Boston, 1963-1969; director program development, Federated Dorchester Neighborhood Houses, Inc., Boston, 1970-1978; executive director, Kit Clark Senior House, Dorchester, Massachusetts, 1979-1989; director Office on Aging, Archdiocese of Boston, 1989; director Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of Boston, since 1989. Professor Boston University, 1973-1989, U. Massachusetts, Boston, 1984-1988.
President Boston Elder Emergency Fund, since 1978. With United States Navy, 1960-1962.
Married Mary E. Daigle, September 1, 1962. Children: Joel A., Seth A., Matthew J.