Party affiliation: Democrat
Bachelor in International Relations, Florida International University, 1975, Master of Science in International Business State University of Florida, Miami 1976. Project engineer, manager American Measuring Instruments Corporation, Long Island City, New York, 1951-1953. Owner, operator non-ferrous plant, Miami, Florida, 1954-1963.
Marketing specialist, Miami, 1964-1977. Principal marketing agent, 1961-1976. Adjunct professor international relations of Europe, Florida International University, Miami, since 1975.
Lecturer on business management, marketing, international relations, foreign policy.