Student, William & Mary College, 1959—1961. Student, School Banking Williams College, 1970—1971. Student, Rutgers University, 1974—1976.
Consumer banker First Bank, Connecticut National Bank (merged with First Bank), New Haven, from 1964, mortgage banker, 1973—1982, senior vice president branch banking, 1980—1982, senior vice president retail lending, from 1984. Instructor Quinnipiac College, Hamden, Connecticut, 1974—1981.
Board finance Town of Branford (Connecticut), from 1973. Member Democratic Town Commission, from 1983. Delegate Democratic State Convention.
Chairman finance Neighborhood Housing, New Haven, 1980—1983. Vice president Junior Achievement South Central Connecticut, 1976—1979. Member of Connecticut Bankers Association (chairman mortgage committee 1977-1979, member legislation committee 1976-1980), American Bankers Association (executive committee consumer planning committee since 1984, executive commissioner consumer credit since 1986, chairman planning committee bankcard and consumer credit managers 1987, chairman bank card and consumer credit conference since 1987), American Arbitration Association (arbitrator since 1981), Society Real Estate Appraisers (associate), Quinnipiack (New Haven), Pine Orchard Yacht and Country (Branford, Connecticut).
Married Carla Anderson, September 7, 1963. Children: Don, Erica, Allison.