Bachelor, Ealing Technology College, London, 1959.
Office clerk, United Fruit Company, Kingston, 1953-1956; office manager, Grove Shop Fetters, England, 1957-1959; zone manager, S & H Trading Stamps, England, 1959-1961; trainee, Collins Publishers, Scotland, 1961-1962; American manager, Collins Publishers, Scotland, 1962-1972; public director, Collins Sangster, Jamaica, 1972-1973; chairman, Mike's Ltd., Jamaica, 1973-1975; chairman, Kingston Publications Ltd. subsidiary McGraw Hill, Jamaica, since 1973; member, Parliament, Jamaica Labour Party minister state youth, sports and community development, Jamaica Labour Party minister state information and tourism, Jamaica Labour Party minister state, office of prime minister of culture and information, Jamaica Labour Party opposition member for parliament, deputy leader of party, opposition shadow minister for local governor for youth, sports and community development, Jamaica Labour Party, since 1990.
Member Oxford Club.
Married Stella Louise Eaton (divorced). Children: Andrew, Mark, Denise, Nicholas. Married Camille Hines.