Bachelor of Architecture, University Florida, 1967. Master in Regional Planning, University North Carolina, 1969.
Senior planner Anne Arundel County, Annapolis, Maryland, 1969-1972. Chief planner Maryland.-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, 1972-1982. Planning department director City of Miami, 1983-1995, assistant city manager, 1987-1995, director building and zoning department, 1990-1995.
Deputy city manager City of Miami Beach, 1995-1997, city manager, 1997-1999. Vice president in charge of real estate University Miami, 2000.
Fellow American Institute Certified Planners. Member American Institute of Architects (associate), American Planning Association (Distinguished Service award 1997), National Historic Trust, Urban Land Institute, Phi Kappa Phi, Tau Sigma Delta, Gargoyle.
Married Eulalia Alcoz, December 26, 1964. Children: Laly Maria, Carmen Maria, Sergio Mario, Michael John, Patricia Maria.