Bachelor, University Western Ontario, 1966. Master of Arts, Dalhousie University, 1978. Doctor of Education, University North Carolina, 1990.
Vice principal, McLaughlin Collegiate, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, 1984-1985; principal, Ridgeway Elementary School, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, 1985-1986; principal, Kapuskasing (Ontario) High School, 1986-1990; superintendent, School District 50, Grand Falls, N.B., Canada, 1991-1993; assistant superintendent, School District 13, Perth, N.B., Canada, 1993-1995; acting superintendent, School District 13, Perth, N.B., Canada, 1995-1996; executive director, Control Aroostock Council Education, Presque Isle, Maine., since 1996.
With Canada Military, 1962-1964.
Married Annette Dorice Maillet, August 27, 1966. Children: Jacques, Michelle, Marc.