Occupation: St. Quartermaster, VFW (CFO)
Marital Status: Married
Spouses Name: Patricia E (McKinnon)
Children: 2 - Michelle & Colleen
Grandchildren: 4, Christopher, Megan, Colin, Justin
Biography: Finished 2 yrs active duty Navy, moved to California, returned 1966 got married and worked for the M. B. T. A. for 27 yrs. (retired at 51). Then I went to work for the Veterans of Foreign Wars with my office in the State House. I have been elected to 16 one year terms as State Quartermaster (CFO) and still am employed today. My wife of 45 years is a retired HS Math Teacher. In the VFW, officers are elected to one year terms with the State Commander being the highest office in each state. I was State Commander from June 1994 until June 1995. In 1997, I was elected to my first term as State Quartermaster and still in office. Also, I have been elected to four terms as a Saugus Town meeting member in Saugus, one term School Commitee (during Prop 2 1/2) and since 1990 appointed to the SHA to finish a three year term, then ran for and elected to four, 4 year terms to the Saugus Housing Authority. I have been elected as Chairman 16 times. (total of 21 years) Also Past Post Commander (1983-84) of the Saugus VFW post were I am very active and presently Post Quartermaster.