Bachelor of Science, La Salle University, 1971. Master of Business Administration, Drexel University, 1977. Doctor of Education, Temple University, 1986.
Assistant dean Drexel University, Philadelphia, 1974-1976. Instructor management Rider University, Lawrenceville, New Jersey, 1976-1978. Director, continuing education Harcum College, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, 1978-1980.
Dean continuing education Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science, Philadelphia, 1980-1990. Director research, planning Archdiocese of Philadelphia, since 1990. Program coordinator Dominion Textiles, Inc., Montreal, 1984-1990, adjunct professor St. Josephs University, Philadelphia, 1991-1993, Thomas Jefferson University, 1997.
Primary instructor Eastern College St. Davids, Pennsylvania, since 1994.
Board member Pennsylvania Association for Adult and Continuing Education, 1983-1984, Association for Continuing Higher Education, 1988-1990, reviewer Fund for Improvement of Past Secondary Education, 1988. commissioned ensign United States Navy, 1971-1974. Member Conference on Pastoral Planning & Council Development, Religious Research Association, Catholic Research Forum, Association for Psychological Type, Society for The Science Study Religion.
Son of Alfred and Susan M. (McMonagle) M. Charlene Frances Doherty, August 23, 1975. Children: James A., Noreen S., John R.