Born 1946, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Graduated Camden Catholic High School 1964, Rutgers College of Arts & Sciences 1972, Rutgers Law School 1975. U.S. Army 1966-1969. Graduate of Artillery Officer Candidate School 1967. Admitted to practice of law in New Jersey 1976. Member of County and Municipal Government Study Commission 1973-1976. Served as Assistant to Governor Cahill 1973-1974. Municipal Court Judge Stratford and HiNella 1985-1994, Logan Township 2004-2009. Certified Civil Trial Attorney and Diplomate New Jersey Municipal Law.