Bachelor, University Paris-Sorbonne, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University Paris-Sorbonne, 1982. Master of Business Administration, George Mason University, 1994.
Instructor English as Second Language, The Paris-American Academy, Paris, 1977-1978; coordinator French & English programs, Marubeni-France, Paris, 1978-1981; adjunct assistant Professor of English, U. Paris, 1978-1981; coordinator French and English programs, Consolidated Analysis Centers, Inc Language Center, Arlington, Virginia, 1983-1985; adjunct assistant professor philosophy, Georgetown University, Washington, 1983-1984; visiting assistant professor French, George Washington University, Washington, 1985; adjunct assistant professor philosophy, George Washington University, Washington, 1985-1986; assistant professor philosophy & French, Franklin College, Lugano, Switzerland., 1986-1989; visiting assistant professor philosophy, Colby College, Waterville, Maine., 1989-1990; visiting assistant professor French, New York University, Paris, 1990; associate professor philosophy and French, Wesley College, Dover, Delaware, 1990-1997; visiting associate professor philosophy, Washington College, Chestertown, Maryland., 1997-1998; estate planner, since 1998. Moderator Aspen Institute, since 1997.
Board directors Dover Arts Council, 1993-1996, Delaware Ballet, 1994-1995. Board directors, vice president Alliance Française of Wilmington, Delaware, 1993-1996. Member American Philosophical Association, American Management Association, International Association Management, Baltimore Council Foreign Relations.
Married Elizabeth Iza Davis, November 18, 1995.