-Land use law
-New Hampshire and U.S. District Court, District of New Hampshire, 1974
-University of Maine School of Law, J.D., 1974
-Boston University School of Law, LL.M in Taxation, 1978
-Northeastern University, B.S., 1971
-BV Distinguished Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell for professionalism and ethics.
Associations & memberships
-Cheshire County (President, 1988-1989), New Hampshire and American Bar Associations
Board Member, 1987-1991 and Chairman, 1989-1990, Greater Keene Chamber of Commerce. Board Member, 1983-1991 and President, 1988-1989, Keene Industrial Development Committee. Board Member, 1991-2002 and President, 1997-2000, Monadnock Developmental Services. Board Member, 1993-present and President, 2001-2004, Keene Downtown Housing Corporation. Board Member, 2005-present and President, 2010-present, Keene Family YMCA.