Bachelor of Science, University Chinese Culture, Taipei, Taiwan, 1976. Postgraduate, University Idaho, 1980. Graduate, Realtor Institute California.
Bartender, Pinnacle Peak Restaurant, San Dimas, California, 1980-1981; manager, Dragon Gate Restaurant, Claremont, California, 1981-1982; bartender, Mr. J's Night Club, El Monte, California, 1982; manager, Mandarin Palace Restaurant, Lakewood, California, 1982-1983; associate, National Investment and Realty, Monterey Park, California, 1983-1986; associate, Re/Max of Monterey Park, 1986-1989.
Member Commercial Investment Real Estate Council, Realtor Land Institute, Institute Real Estate Management, National Council Exchangors, Academy Network, International Council Shopping Centers, Chinese American Real Estate Professionals Association Southern California (Outstanding member award 1988).
Married Shirley Huang (divorced 1981). 1 child, Karin; married Nancy Yuan, December 5, 1985. Children: Melanie Chan, Garrett Chan.