Originally from Massachusetts. Attended Northeastern U. Worked in research as a Physical Chemist for several years. Successfully started several small companies. Became involved in satellite technologies. Moved to San Diego working on the design and building of the Atlas family of launch vehicles. Retired in 2011 as Engineering Manager of parts, materials, and processes. Was always involved in church. Moved to Titusville in 2011 to be near family. Have 4 children, 8 grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren (so far). Became active in St. Patrick’s. Was ordained Deacon in 2017, and to priesthood a year later.