Student, Pratt Institute, 1978. Bachelor in Architectural Technology cum laude, New York Institute of Technology, 1985. Postgraduate, New York University, 1987.
Draftsman Brooklyn Union Gas Company, 1979-1983, market analyst, 1983-1985, area development, 1985-1986. Executive director economic development Staten Island Chamber of Commerce, New York, 1986-1987. Director marketing real estate Port Authority New York and New Jersey, New York City, since 1987.
Executive vice president Brooklynworks Inc., Brooklyn, 1985-1986. Board directors Local Development Corporation of Broadway, Brooklyn, 1985-1986.
Board directors Staten Island Council Arts, 1987. Member American Planning Association, Nu Epsilon Tau.