Bachelor of Science in Economics, Loyola University, Los Angeles, 1959; postgraduate, Loyola University, Los Angeles, 1964-1966; Master of Science in Education Business Administration, Mount St. Mary's College, 1974.
Ship operations agent General Steamship Corporation, Los Angeles, 1959-1961. Administrative officer City of Los Angeles, 1961-1966. Administrative services manager Los Angeles School District, 1966-1980.
General manager Fishermen's Cooperative Associate, San Pedro, 1980-1986. Finance services officer Long Beach (California) School District, since 1986. Consultant Republic of Mexico, Mexico City, since 1986.
Member Pacific Fishery Advisory Council, Washington, 1982-1986.
Member finance committee Campfire Boys and Girls, Long Beach, since 1992. Member California Association School Business Officials, San Pedro Chamber of Commerce (director 1981-1986).
Married Patricia Lee Dowell, June 20, 1959. Children: Dennis, Maureen, Kathleen, Kevin, Patrick, Brian, Colleen.