Bachelor in Economics and Mathematics, Howard University, 1970. Master of Arts in Econometrics, Howard University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Econometrics, Howard University, 1977.
Master of Arts in Economics and Money, University Maryland, 1974.
Economist Federal National Mortgage Association, Washington, 1973-1976. Senior economist American Petroleum Institute, 1976-1978, TRW, Inc., McLean, Virginia, 1978-1979. Head money, banking and quantitative economics Congressional Research Service, Washington, 1979-1983.
Deputy assistant secretary for policy United States Department Labor, 1983-1987, director research Federal Home Loan Bank Board, since 1987.
Married Melverlynn Surlina, January 12, 1971. Children– Randolph E., Cecelia A.