AB cum laude, Amherst College, 1962. Master of Business Administration with distinction, Harvard University, 1965.
Credit analyst, Irving Trust Company. New York City, 1962-1963; with, W.R. Grace & Company, 1965-1981; treasurer Polyfibron Division, W.R. Grace & Company, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1969-1972; vice president finance administration Cryovac Division, W.R. Grace & Company, Duncan, South Carolina., 1972-1978; vice president finance Industrial Chemicals Group, W.R. Grace & Company. New York City, 1978-1981; executive vice president, chief finance officer, The Grand Union Company, Elmwood Park, New Jersey, 1981-1983; also director, The Grand Union Company vice president finance, Pan American World Airways, Inc., 1984-1985; vice president finance, Chief Financial Officer, director, Crompton & Knowles corporation, 1985-1996; senior vice president, Chief Financial Officer, director, Crompton & Knowles Corporation, since 1996.
Married Marilyn Weber, November 12, 1988. Children from previous marriage: Anne Brewer, George David.