Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, Harvard University, 1959; Master of Science in Physical Chemistry, University of Chicago, 1962; Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Chemistry, Physics, University of Chicago, 1963.
Physicist Argonne National Laboratory, Illinois, 1963-1965. Manager Electronic Medical Record computer division (electro magnetic Research). Schlumberger Corporation, Minneapolis, 1965-1967.
President Data International Inc., 1967-1970. Vice president Heizer Corporation, Chicago, 1970-1972. Vice president, director 1st Chicago Investment Corporation, 1972-1983.
President Polaris Capital Group, San Diego, 1983—1988. Chairman JDJD, Inc., Palm Beach, Florida, 1992-1997, Blue Eagle Golf Centers, Inc., Wayne, Pennsylvania, 1996-1998, American International Group Silk Road Fund, New York City, 1997—2006, American European Industries, Inc., 1999—2004, Answer System, Inc., 1999—2004. Managing member Bitter Inc.
LLC, since 2004, One Stop Marine Solutions LLC, since 2002.
Married Jean Anne Dabbs, May 6, 1983. Children: Danna, Tina, Timothy.