Paul is a 1979 graduate of Providence College, He started his insurance career in 1980 with Liberty Mutual. He joined John Andrade Insurance in 1987, working in both commercial and personal lines sales. Since then, he has become a Certified Insurance Counselor and a Commercial Lines Marketing Manager at John Andrade Insurance.
Paul has been a Rotarian since 1997 and was President of the Bristol Rotary Club from 2006-2007. As an avid golfer and sports enthusiast, he was also a CYO basketball coach and director of basketball from 1992-2015 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Bristol, RI. He lives in Bristol with his wife, Tammy.