Deaf at age 7; attended PHS 47 in New York City, then the New York School for the Deaf (Fanwood). Worked as a printer, retiring from the Washington Post about 1986. Moved to Florida and became active in local deaf organizations, including serving as President of the Florida Association of the Deaf. Married to Georgette Duval.
Deaf Life, Jan. 1994, p.Plus 14.