Bachelor of Science summa cum laude, Roger Williams College, 1972; Master of Science, U. Rhode Island, 1975; Doctor of Education, U. Pittsburgh, 1978.
Graduate teaching assistant, U. Rhode Island, Kingston, 1973-375; instructor, U. Pittsburgh, 1975-1978; instructor, Community College Allegheny County, Monroeville, Pennsylvania, 1977-1979; associate professor, Suffolk U. Graduate School, Boston, 1979-1986; dean Graduate School,, Johnson and Wales U., Providence, since 1986.
Member National Business Education Association, American Vocational Association, Association for Curriculum andSupervision, New England Business Education Association, Eastern Business Education Association, Rhode Island Business Education Association (delegate to Executive Board 1987-1990), Delta Pi Epsilon.
Married Ann Debra Gizzarelli, June 24, 1984. Children: Lauren Ann, Lindsay Audra.