Bachelor, Southern Methodist University, Dallas. Master of Business Administration, Pepperdine University, Malibu, California.
Writer, then West Coast manager television Guide Magazine. Associate public Allure magazine, Condé Nast Publications. Public YM/Young & Modern, Gruner & Jahr, United States of America Public, New York City.
Public O, The Oprah Magazine, Hearst Corporation, 2000. Public W magazine, Fairchild Publications, 2000—2005. Chief Executive Officer De Beers LV United States of America, 2005—2007.
President home & garden and health & wellness Reader's Digest Association, Inc., Pleasantville, New York, 2007—2009, president emerging business, since 2009.
Married; 2 children.