Bachelor, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, 1978. Master of Arts, Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, California, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Catholic University America, Washington, 1995.
Master of Divinity, Dominican School Philosophy and Theology, Berkeley, 1984.
Assistant professor Barry University, Miami Shores, Florida, 1995—2002, associate professor, 2002—2007, professor, since 2007, chair department theology and philosophy, since 1998, director graduate programs, department theology and philosophy, 1995—1998, associate dean graduate studies, college arts and science, since 2006.
Member of Catholic Theological Society America, American Academy Religion, Catholic Academy Liturgy, North America Academy Liturgy.