Bachelor, Eastern Washington University, 1974.
Senior accountant Seidman & Seidman, Spokane, Washington, 1973—1976, Laventhol & Horwath, Los Angeles, 1976—1977. Senior vice president Booker Investments, Encino, 1977—1979. President Garland Investment Company, Beverly Hills, 1979—1982, Bellevue, Washington, since 1982.
With United States Navy, 1963-1971.
Trustee World Opportunities, Hollywood, California, since 1978. Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Married Constance Renee Pinter, December 15, 1984. Children: James E., Jennifer Crystal.