President firm, Madigan-Hyland, S.A. Chairman, Board Of Directors, president, Madigan-Hyland Limited company. Assistant to under secretary war, 1941-1945. Construction engineering World Bank, 1947-1949.
With United States Army, World War I. Overseas. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (honorary), Institute Consultant Engineers, Cosmos Club, Union League New York City.
Son of Richard Michael and Josephine (Canty) M. M. Sybil Stearns (deceased). 1 daughter, Mary Jane.