Bachelor, State University of New York, 1971; Master of Library Science, Elizabeth Ferguson Reformed Institute, 1975; postgraduate, New York University, 1995-1996.
Assistant library, Oppenheimer & Company Inc., New York City, 1970-1975; corporation finance library, Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, New York City, 1975-1978; vice president, co-proprietor, Cromaticas, S.A., Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 1978-1988; Spanish court interpreter, 1989-1992; library, Allee King Rosen & Fleming, Inc., New York City library, Burson & Marsteller, New York City associate director, library, New York University College of Dentistry, New York City library, Chemical/Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City. Director information resources Kroll Associations, Inc. New York City, since 1996.
Volunteer Carol Morgan School Santo Domingo, 1983-1985. Founder Block Association, 1984-1987, Caribbean Plan Exports, Dominican Republic, 1985-1987. Fundraiser Ensanche Le Fe Grupo, 1980-1982.
Member Special Libraries Association.
Married Jeme Kaplan (deceased). Children: Diorela Perez, Giovanna Perez.