Party affiliation: Republican
Associate Warner, Norcross & Judd, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1970-1975. Assistant counsel Mellon Bank (National Association), Pittsburgh, 1975-1976. Director affiliate legal affairs Southeast Banking Corporation, Miami, Florida, 1976-1981.
Vice president, general counsel Sun Banks, Inc., Orlando, 1981-1986. Partner Smith, Mackinnon, Mathews, Harris & Christiansen, 1986-1988, Foster & Kelly, Orlando, 1988-1990. Vice president regulatory compliance Kirchman Corporation, since 1990.
V. p. and general counsel Sun Banks. Attorney Metavante Regulatory Service, Altamonte Springs, Florida. Member advisory council Banking Law Institute, New York, 1984-1990.
Co-founder Southern Bank Counsel Group, Miami, 1979. Co-founder, director Corporation Counsel Association, Miami, 1978. Instructor American Bankers Association National Commercial Lending School, Norman, Oklahoma, 1989-1990, School Banking of the South, Baton Rouge, 1984-1986, Florida School Banking, Gainesville, since 1980.
Moderator Robert Morris Associates national workshops on commercial loan documentation, Philadelphia, 1978-1994. Adjunct professor Valencia Community College, 1990-1992, contributed articals, professor journal.
With United States Air Force Reserve, 1963-1969. Member American Bar Association, Florida Bar Association (chairman Corporate Counsel committee 1980-1982, finance institutions Committee, co-chairman finance institutions committee 1988-1989), Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce (chairman urban mass transit committee), Mensa.