Bachelor, St. John's University, Collegeville, Minnesota, 1956. Juris Doctor, William Mitchell College Law, 1963.
Assistant attorney general State of Minnesota, St. Paul, 1968—1970. Counsel Investors Diversified Services, Inc., Minneapolis, 1964—1968, 1971—1978. Vice president, general counsel IDS Oil Corporation, 1975—1975.
Assistant general counsel IDS, 1978—1982. Vice president, general counsel IDS Certified Company, 1980—1985. Vice president, assistant general counsel IDS/American Express, 1982—1985, vice president government and customer relations, since 1985.
1st lieutenant United States Army, 1957-1959.
Past chairman Mendota Heights Park Commission. Member task force Minnesota Commerce Commission. Campaign manager Legislation District, Mendota Heights, Minnesota, 1982.
Member of American Bar Association, Greater Minneapolis Chamber of Commerce (chairman legislation committee since 1986), Hennepin County Bar Association, Minnesota Junior Chamber of Commerce (executive vice president 1967-1968), Minnesota Amateur Hodkey Association (director 1980-1983, vice president since 1983), Minneapolis Junior Chamber of Commerce (president 1966-1967), Rotary (director 1978-1979).
Married Mary Ann A. Fusco. Children: Paul C., Julie C., Andrea L., Kristin M., Molly E.