Bachelor in Economics with honors, Central Connecticut State University, 1978. Master of Arts in Economics with honors, Fordham University, 1980. Juris Doctor, University Connecticut, 1993.
Corporation planner, N.E. Utilities, Berlin, Connecticut, 1980-1984; instructor, Control Connecticut State University, New Britain, 1981-1989; senior economist, State of Connecticut, New Britain, since 1984.
Member Newington Commission on Aging, 1988. Incorporator New Britain Boys Club, since 1988. Board directors Montessori School Greater Hartford, 1986-1988.
Member Omicron Delta Epsilon.
Married Hilary Ruth Monahon, September 11, 1982. Children: Emily Rose, John Vernon.