Bachelor in Psychology, University Colorado, 1966. Juris Doctor, Stanford University, 1969.
Associate Holme, Roberts and Owen, Denver, 1969—1970. President DeRand Equity Group, Arlington, Virginia, 1973-1989. President, chairman board Bankwest Corp and related banks, Denver.
President, director United Gibralter Corporation Delaware, Inc., 1987—1992. Partner Starlin & Kiely, Professional Corporation, 1989-1994. Trustee DeRand Real Estate Investment Trust, since 1974.
President Strategy Corporation International, since 2005. Chairman Pace Holdings, Inc., Washington, 1988—1993, Washington Capital Corporation, since 1989. President Catelyst Communications Inc., Palm Beach, Florida, since 2001, Strategy Corporation International, since 2005.
Speaker, lecturer in field.
Deacon, McLean Baptist Church, Virginia, 1977-1980. Officer United States Army Reserve, 1969-1973. Member American Bar Association, National Board Realtors, Institute Real Estate Management, National Association Review Appraisers, International Council Shopping Centers, National Association Real Estate Investment Trusts, International Institute (certified valuer), Colorado Industrial Bankers Association (board directors 1985-1987).