Graduate, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1974; graduate, Baldwin Wallace College, 1976.
With, Don & Jack's Sunoco, Independence, 1968-1970; with operations and sales departments, Holiday Pizza, Parma, Ohio., 1966-1970; with, Ceramic Tile Distbrs., Inc., since 1972; acting chief Executive officer, Ceramic Tile Distbrs., Inc., Middleburg Heights, Ohio., 1980-1982; president, chief Executive officer, Ceramic Tile Distbrs., Inc., Valley View, Ohio., since 1982.
Member Northeast Ohio Republican Party, Independence, since 1976. Member St. Michael's council education, since 1991. Member American Society Interior Design (associate), Ceramic Tile Distributors Association (board directors Hinsdale, Illinois chapter 1982-1984, treasurer since 1987, president 1991-1992, past president).
Married Cynthia L. Wachala, April 22, 1978. Children: Sarah Liza, Nicholas Alexander.