Washington & Jefferson College (Bachelor of Science). University of Pittsburgh (Juris Doctor).
Member Baskin & Sears, Pittsburgh, 1968—1978. Counsel Dravo Corporation, 1979—1981, senior counsel, 1982—1984, assistant general counsel, senior assistant secretary, director real estate operations, 1984—1988. Vice president, general counsel Neville Development Company, Pittsburgh, 1988, president chief executive officer, since 1988.
Member of American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Allegheny County Bar Association.
Married Cynthia E. Gaisford, September 2, 1978. Children: Collyer Elizabeth, Caroline Watson.