Bachelor, St. Francis DeSales, Milwaukee, 1971. Master in Theological Studies, St. Francis Seminary, Milwaukee, 1982. Doctor in Ministry, University St. Mary of Lake, 1988.
Director of formation, St. Veronica Parish, Milwaukee, 1978-1987;
director of formation, Blessed Sacrament Parish, Milwaukee, since 1987. Adjunct faculty Mount Mary College, Milwaukee, since 1990, Sacred Heart Sh. Theology, Hales Corners, Wisconsin, since 1991.
Planning consultant Office of Parish Couns., Milwaukee, 1985-1988. Staff associate Office of Research and Planning, Chicago, 1988-1990.
Developer Youth Center for City Wide Teens, Shawano, Wisconsin, 1970-1972. Officer Cudahy (Wisconsin) Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1973-1979 (distinguished service award 1977). Member Milwaukee Archdiocesan Religious Education Directors Association, Archdiocese Milwaukee Planning and Collaboration Commission, Collaboration Committee (chair 1988-1989).
Married Kathleen Therese Tessmer, August 2, 1986. Children: Kristin, Elizabeth.