Bachelor in English, N.E. Louisiana U., 1972; Master of Arts in English, N.E. Louisiana U., 1973; Doctor of Philosophy in English, University of Southern Louisiana, 1976.
Teaching fellow, University of Southern Louisiana, Lafayette, 1974-1976; assistant to dean, Harvard School Governor, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1976-1977; director publications, Harvard School Governor, Cambridge, 1977-1978; director public relations, Harvard School Public Health, Boston, 1978-1979; founder, president, Publs. Management Company, Newton, Massachusetts, 1979-1996; associate public, editor in chief, Greater Boston Restaurant & Wine Review, since 1996.
Founder Massachusetts Homebuyer's Program, Brookline, 1987.
Married Lori J. Levine, July 21, 1987. 1 child, Sara Elizabeth.