Bachelor, University Richmond, 1982. Juris Doctor, University Richmond, 1985.
Account representative West Public Company, Richmond, 1985-1989. President Dominian Legal Research, 1989-1992. Director of marketing and sales Lexis-Nexis, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1992-1997.
Director of public American Health Lawyers Association, Washington, since 1997. Cons./partner Public Strategies, Charlottesville, 1998-2000.
Member American Society Association Executives, Greater Washington Society of Association Executives.
Married Janet Fox Dobbins, November 15, 1986. Children: John Blair, Junior, Nathan Fox, Nicole Grace.