Bachelor with honors, Boston State College, 1979. Master of Education, University Massachusetts, 1988. Doctor of Education, University Massachusetts, 1990.
Executive director Middlesex Shelter, Lowell, Massachusetts, 1987-1990, Home for Now, Boston, 1991-1993, Louison Child Center, Brockton, 1994-2000. Director religious education St. Mary Assumption Parish, Brookline, 2000—2007, Sant Vincent de Paul, Wildwood, Florida, 2007.
(The Illustrated Wordsworth's Guide To The Lakes)
Board directors Brookline Cooperative Housing Authority, 1988-1990, Alcohol Education Inc., Boston, 1984-1986. Ordained deacon Archdiocese of Boston, 1988. Sergeant United States Army, 1959-1962.
Married Lynne S. Radford, August 20, 1966. Children: Amy, Richard III.