Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, 1957; Master of Business Administration, University of Chicago, 1959.
Investment analyst, Harris Trust and Savings Bank, Chicago, 1963-1966; investment analyst, Stein, Roe & Farnham, Chicago, 1966-1975; portfolio manager, vice president, First Wisconsin Trust Company, Milwaukee, 1975-1980; president, chief investment officer, Michigan National Investment Corporation, Bloomfield, Michigan, 1980-1986; vice president, senior accounting manager, First Chicago Investment Advisors, 1986-1989; partner, Brinson Partners, Inc., Chicago, since 1989.
Member Investment Analyst Society Chicago.
Married Paige Parsons, November 28, 1964. Children: Dirk Whitaker, Karen Elizabeth.