Bachelor in Politics, Princeton University, 1985. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1989.
Associate Webster & Sheffield, New York City, 1989-1991. Counsel to Senator Roy Goodman New York State Senate, Albany, 1991-1993. City councilman District 4 New York City Council, 1993-1999.
Commissioner New York City Department Finance, 1999—2002. Commissioner Department Taxation & Finance State of New York, Albany, 2003—2006. Consultant Chemonics International, 2006—2008.
Acting state treasurer State of New Jersey, Trenton, 2010, state treasurer, since 2010. Member Internal Revenue Service Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee, 2008—2010.
Member New York Republican County Committee, since 1985, Cmty. Board 8, New York City, 1992-1993. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Association Bar of City of New York, New York County Law Bar Association.
Married Catherine Elaine Baxter, March 30, 1996. 3 children.