Bachelor in Political Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1969. Postgraduate, University Rhode Island, 1972. Postgraduate, George Washington University, 1975.
Park aid George Washington Memorial Parkway, National Park Svc., 1972; various positions in administration to supervisory park range, National Park Svc., various locations, 1972-1981; task force detail to Office of Director, National Park Svc., Washington, 1980; superintendent, Gates of the Arctic, 1981-1986; assistant superintendent, Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Pennsylvania, 1986-1988; superintendent, Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Pennsylvania, 1988-1992; superintendent, Everglades National Park & Dry Tortugas National Park, Florida, since 1992. United States coordinator and representative of director National Park Svc. for Memorandum of Cooperative with Bahamas National Trust, since 1995.
Chairman South Florida Ecosystem Restoration (Task Force) Working Group, Florida, 1993-1994, chairman infrastructure subgroup, since 1994. Interior Department representative as ex-officio member Governor's Commission for a Sustainable South Florida, 1994-1995, member, since 1994. With United States Army, 1969-1971.
Married Jane Rabbit, May 31, 1975. 1 child, Jennifer.