Bachelor in Risk and Insurance, Michigan State University, 1976.
Agent, Massachusetts Mutual Life, Lansing, Michigan, 1976-1978; agent, pension specialist, Massachusetts Mutual, Jackson, since 1978; vice president, Estate & Pension Plans, Inc., Jackson, 1976-1988; president, chief operating officer, Estate & Pension Plans, Inc., since 1988. Consultant Sheldon Associations, Inc., Okemo, Michigan, 1977. Member Midwest PensionStudy Group, Chicago, since 1984.
Recording secretary Temple Beth Israel, Jackson, 1987-1988, treasurer 1990-1992. Board directors Family Superior vena cava syndrome and Children's Aid, Jackson, 1987, vice president, 1991-1993. Active executive allocations committee United Way of Jackson County, Jackson, 1987, vice chairman, 1988-1989, chairman, 1990.
Active citizens advising committee Com.Devel. Block Grants, Jackson, 1987. Chairman citizens advising committee Community Development and Block Grants, 1988.
Member Jackson Association Life Underwriters (officer, board directors 1978-1985, 87-88, president 1984-1985, chair field practices committee since 1992), Society Chartered Life Underwriters, Million Dollar Round Table, Massachusetts Mutual Leaders Club, Jackson Ski Club, Professional Singles of Jackson (board directors 1986-1987), Town Club (treasurer 1990, 91, 92, vice president 1992, 93), Kiwanis (board directors Jackson East club since 1985, president 1988-1989), Economics Club (board directors Jackson chapter 1990, vice chair 1992, chair 1993).