Bachelor of Engineering cum laude, Vanderbilt University, 1974. Master of Business Administration in Finance, Duke University, 1976.
Corporation banking officer, S.E. Bank, 1976; vice president, Stanley Tate Builders, Inc., since 1977; vice president, High Point Delray Builders, Inc., since 1977; vice president, High Point Golf Course, Inc., since 1982; vice president, Tate Development Corporation, since 1986; chief operating officer, receiver, Property Management Owned Properties and Non-Owned Properties, since 1986. Member Construction Industry Licensing Board, State of Florida, 1990-1998. President TKO Apparel, Inc., since 1996.
Member board advisors university school Nova University, since 1991. Member National Association Home Builders, Builders Association South Florida (board directors 1991-1997).
Married Sandra L. Rolter, June 11, 1977. Children: Jennifer, Stefanie, Jaclyn.