AB, Boston University, 1948; Master of Arts, Boston University, 1949.
Department director Office of Law Enforcement Programs, Law Enforcement Assistance Administration, Washington, 1968-1969; director civil disorders division, Law Enforcement Assistance Administration, Washington, 1969-1971; deputy director, National Center for Dispute Settlement, Washington, 1973-1975; director reference and dissemination division, National Institute Justice, Washington, 1976-1995. Author: (poetry) Salisbury Beach-1954, 1984, (novel) His Third, Her Second, 1989.
Corporal United States Army, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member International Society for Panetics.
Married Marina Brodie, February 15, 1964 (divorced February 1973). 1 child, Donna Estaver Hall. Married LynnInez Lala Tabb, May 24, 1975.
Children: Emile R. Tabb, Tari Tabb Brewer, Todd Tabb.