Bachelor, Hamilton College, 1958. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1960.
Financial analyst Continental Oil Corporation, Houston, 1960—1962. Investment banker A.C. Allyn & Company, New York City, 1962—1963. With F.I. DuPont & Company, 1963.
Managing director, member executive committee Tucker Anthony & R.L. Day, since 1963. Stock allocation panel New York Stock Exchange, 1980—1983. Director Tadco Bravo.
Member Clark Minor Advisory Board. Active fundraiser Hamilton College. Member of Fells Brook Club New Jersey, Essex Fells Country Club.
Married Louise Clark McDonough, January 14, 1977. Children: John Ruggles, Clark Alden.