Bachelor, Yale University, 1972. Postgraduate, Architectural Association, London, 1977. Master of Architecture, University California, Berkeley, 1978.
Draftsman Copper, Wade & Copper, Cleveland. Staff architect Caisse National, Kinshasa, Zaire, 1973. Project architect Government Zaire, Uvira, 1973-1974.
Designer Hood Chathman, Architect, San Francisco, 1978, Crosby, Thornton & Marshal, San Francisco, 1979. Associate Mahar & Moulton, 1981. Principal James Austin Architect, San Francisco and Nicasio, California, since 1982.
Co-chairman Design Review Board, Nicasio, 1990-1997.
Member California Watercolor Association.
Married Rosy Moore, 1998.