Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1970. Juris Doctor, Suffolk University, 1978.
Partner Hall, D'Addario & Machtley, Newport, Rhode Island, 1978-1982. Principal partner Machtley & Associates, 1982-1989. Member United States Congress, Washington, 1988-1994.
Member armed services committee, government operations committee, small business committee. Partner Wilkinson, Barker, Knauer & Quinn. Board directors Amica Insurance Company, Bank Boston, Cranston Print Works, Complete Business Solutions, Inc.
Past board directors Save the Bay, Providence, R.I, Townsand Fund for Aged;chairman Armed Superior vena cava syndrome Young Men’s Christian Association. Elder 1st Presbyterian Church, Newport. Officer United States Navy, 1970-1975, captain Reserve.
Member Rhode Island Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, Army Navy Club, Rotary.
Married Kathryn A. Croft, April 10, 1971. Children: Erin C., Todd R.