Bachelor, San Francisco State University, 1959. Master of Arts, San Francisco State University, 1964. Doctor of Education, U San Francisco, 1980.
Postgraduate, Notre Dame College of California. Postgraduate, Stanford University.
Teacher, Pacifica, California, 1959—1964, Department Defense, 1964—1965, Belmont, California, 1965—1971. Administrator, 1971—1980. Supervisor instruction, principal Los Altos, 1980—1984.
Assistant superintendent Sylvan Union School District, Modesto, 1983—1997. Superintendent, interim program director St. Mary's College, Moraga, 1989—2004. Adjunct faculty St. Mary's College, Moraga, California, since 2005, Education Department Mills College, Oakland.
Board directors Modesto Symphony, 1993-2002. Member Stanislaus Arts Commission. Past president United Way Stanislaus County, Stanislaus County Industry Education Council Served with United States Army, 1960-1966.
Member National Education Association (life), Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Association California School Administrators (charter-life), California Association Supervision and Curriculum Development (board directors 1997, treasurer 1999-2001), Phi Delta Kappa.
Married Marilyn Joyce Pricco, November 19, 1966. Children: Elizabeth, Ryan.