Bachelor, New Mexico Highlands University, Las Vegas, 1965. Master of Arts, New Mexico Highlands University, Las Vegas, 1970.
Operations supervisor Snowy Range Community Actions Agency, Laramie, Wyoming, 1970—1971. Director special student service University Wyoming, 1971—1973. Professor Chicano studies New Mexico Highlands University, 1974.
Assistant dir.Chicano programs New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, 1974—1975, acting director, 1975—1976, director, since 1976. Vice president to president Lulac Educational Services Centers, New Mexico, 1975—1981. Active member Inc. Mexico American Government Employees, Las Cruces, since 1979, Mil Gracias Society, Las Cruces, since 1979, Task Force 88 New Mexico State University, 1978.
Board directors Boys and Girls Club, Las Cruces, since 1980. Member of Association National Grupes Folkloricos (conference organizer 1984), National Association Interdisciplinary Ethnic Studies 1981, National Student Personnel Administrators (ethnic minority task force 1977, 1983), Sigma Alpha, Omicron Kappa, Pi Gamma Mu, Phi Delta Kappa.
Married Barbara Gail Buttry, August 23, 1963 (divorced 1974). Children: Diana Maria Sarabia Gallagher, Linda Raquel. Married Deborah Lynn Stephenson, February 12, 1974.
1 child Kristin.