Associate of Arts with honors, El Camino College, 1974. Bachelor of Science with honors, University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1976.
Real estate broker Dale Marks Realtors, Torrance, California, since 1973. President Property Dynamics, Inc., since 1980, Palos Verdes (California) Developers, since 1983.
Charter member Issues Mobilization Fund, Washington, since 1984. Member National Tax Limitation Committee, Washington, since 1985, United States Senatorial Society, Washington, since 1986, Torrance Young Men’s Christian Association Chairman's Round Table, since 1988. Vice president Malage Cove Homeowners Association, Palos Verdes Estates, California, 1986-1988.
Member National Association Real Estate Brokers, California Association Realtors, Torrance and Lomita Board Realtors, National Federation Indiana Business, California Association Apartment and Motel Owners and Managers, University Southern California Alumni Association, University Southern California Associates, Torrance Chamber of Commerce, Rancho Verdes Racquet Club.
Married Carol Lee Paterson, August 13, 1988. 1 child, Adriana.