Bachelor, Drake University, 1966. Postgraduate, Denver University, 1970.
Volunteer United States Peace Corps, Peru, 1966-1968. President United States Youth Council, New York City/Washington, 1971-1976, executive director Washington, 1976-1978. Consultant International Labor Program of Georgetown University, 1976-1978.
Assistant secretary general International Federation Free Teachers Unions, Brussels, 1979-1980. Director international affairs American Federation Teachers, Washington, since 1981. Member executive committee Social Democrats United States of America, Washington, 1983-1989.
Foreign Student Council, Washington, 1986-1987.
Married Diane Elizabeth Daly, November 11, 1978. Children: Elizabeth Brennan Dorn, David Andrew Cross Dorn.