Bachelor of Arts, University Florida, 1973. Territory manager John Deere International Ltd., Santiago, Chile, 1978-1980, division manager sales, Brussels, 1981-1983, manager finance, 1983-1985. Industrial division manager John Deere Iberica, Madrid, 1980-1981.
International marketing manager Deere & Company, Mannheim, Federal Republic Germany, 1985-1986. Commercial director Walker Deutschland GmbH division Tenneco Automotive, Viernheim, since 1986. Deputy campaign chairman, board directors United Fund of Belgium, Brussels, 1984-1985.