Bachelor of Science in Finance, University of Illinois, 1982; Master of Business Administration, DePaul University, 1988.
Commodity futures-back-office analyst, Lake Options division A.G. Becker, Chicago, 1982-1983; margins analyst, trade checker, Chicago Research and Trading, Chicago, 1984-1990; treasury analyst, First Interstate Bank of Washington, Seattle, 1990-1991; futures trader, Seattle, Washington, 1991-1993; portfolio manager, Pacific Alliance Capital Management, Seattle, since 1993. Member investment committee Lifetime Advisory Plus, Seattle, since 1993. Author, proprietor Pass-It Practice Exams for CFA Candidates, Charlottesville, VA., since 1993.
Member Association Investment Management and Research (Chartered Financial Analyst), Seattle Society Finance Analysts.
Married Joan B. Bye, October 18, 1986. Children: Alison, Kirsten.