Party affiliation: Democrat
Founder Sesh Commission. Associate Strauss & Troy, Cincinnati, 1980—1995. Partner Cohen, Todd, Kite & Stanford, since 1995.
Member District 9 Ohio State Senate, since 2005. Trustee United States Bankruptcy Panel. Public News, Information and Pictures magazine.
Board directors Invest in Neighborhoods, since 1994, Charter Committee of Greater Cincinnati, since 1993, Cincinnatus, since 1995, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Cincinnati chapter, since 1994, Indiana Living Options, since 1993. Member Cincinnati Bar Association (communications committee since 1991, judicial review committee since 1991, municipal court committee since 1990), Cincinnati Racquet Club, Cincinnati Athletic Club, Bankers Club.