Bachelor of Business Administration, University Rhode Island, 1969. Master of Business Administration, University Rhode Island, 1971.
Personnel manager, Collins and Aikman, Inc., Charlotte, North Carolina, 1971-1974; director compensation and benefits, Frito-Lay, Inc., Dallas, 1974-1984; senior vice president, Progressive Casualty Insurance Company, Cleveland, 1984-1988; president, chief Executive officer, director, National Interstate Corporation, Cleveland, since 1989; chairman, president, director, National Interstate Insurance Company, Cleveland, since 1989.
Captain United States Army Reserve, 1969-1971.
Married Florence McDermott, November 8, 1969. Children: Karyn, Michael, Brian.