AB, Dartmouth College, 1980. Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, 1983.
Corporation legal assistant, Davis, Polk & Wardwell, New York City, 1981-1982; assistant vice president, Standard & Poor's Corporation, New York City, 1983-1988; vice president, Shearson Lehman Hutton Corporation, New York City, 1988-1990; vice president, Finance Security Assurance, New York City, 1991; managing director, Municipal Bond Insurance Association Corporation, New York City, since 1991.
Member Fixed Income Analysts Society International, Municipal Analysts Group of New York.
Married Lisa Danzig, October 7, 1989. Children: Adelaide Rose, Theodore Thomas, Benjamin Ellis.