Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1977. Master of Business Administration, Golden Gate University, 1985. Graduate, Command and General Staff College, 1993.
Second in command Lieutenant, United States Army, 1977; advanced through ranks to captain, United States Army, 1977-1981; resigned, United States Army, 1985; platoon leader, B Company 2d/22d Infantry, Wiesbaden, Federal Republic Germany, 1977-1978; mortar platoon leader, B Company 2d/22d Infantry, Wiesbaden, Federal Republic Germany, 1978-1979; Executive officer, B Company 2d/22d Infantry, Wiesbaden, Federal Republic Germany, 1979-1980; communications and electronics officer, HHC Company 2d/22d Infantry, Wiesbaden, 1980-1981; morale support fund custodian, United States Military Command Activity Group, Bad Kreuznach, Federal Republic Germany, 1981-1982; equal opportunity staff officer, Headquarters Presidio of San Francisco, 1982-1983; chief reserve pay, Headquarters Presidio of San Francisco, 1983-1985; peninsula area manager, Beringer Wines/Wineworld, San Francisco, 1985-1987; national accountants manager Southwest region, Beringer Wines/Wineworld, Mission Viejo, California, since 1987; vice president product development, IQUEST Business Development, Santa Clara, California, since 1988; national accountants manager, Sutter Home Winery, 1988-1992; manager sales, Union Camp Corporation, Stockton, California, 1992-1995. Bulk specialist Union Camp Corporation, Hanford, California, since 1995.
Lieutenant commander United States Army Reserve, 1996. Member Knights of the Vine, West Point Society of Bay Area (Board of Governors 1982-1985), West Point Society Orange County (admissions representative since 1987, military liaison officer since 1991).