AAS, Grahm Junior College, 1971

BA, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, 1990


Professional history:

Springfield Daily News/Union/Union-News/Republican

  •     Editorial staff 1971-1993

  •     Information Systems Technologist 1993-2017    


Kiwanis offices held:


Springfield Kiwanis Club President 1990-1991

Westfield Kiwanis Club President 2008-2009

New England and Bermuda Division 21 Lieutenant Governor 2006-2007, 2009-2010

New England and Bermuda District Editor 2006-2011

New England and Bermuda District Builders Club Administrator 2009-2012

Member Kiwanis International Builders Club Committee 2010-2012

New England and Bermuda District Treasurer 2010-2011

New England and Bermuda District Governor 2013-2014

New England and Bermuda District Secretary 2015-2017

Northampton Kiwanis Club Secretary 2018-present

Kiwanis International Trustee 2018-2021




Westfield Kiwanis Club Kiwanian of the Year, 2006-2007

Westfield Kiwanis Club Lifetime Achievement Award, 2019-2020

Walter Zeller Fellow

New England & Bermuda District Foundation Red Jacket

Distinguished Club President 2008-2009

Distinguished Club Secretary 2018-2019



Opened Northampton, Mass., Kiwanis Club, 2018

Members of club opening “blitz” teams in Illinois, Michigan, and New Jersey