Bachelor, City College of New York, 1969.
Volunteer Peace Corps, Jamaica, West Indies, 1969-1971. Jeweler New York City and Columbus, Ohio, 1971-1982. Director marketing Knight's Inn/Cardinal Industries, Columbus, 1982.
Founder, executive designer Nimbus, since 1983.
Board directors William H. Thomas Gallery, Columbus, 1992-1993, Central Community House, Columbus, 2007. Vice president, board directors South Side Settlement House, Columbus, 1982-1993. Member cultural diversity outreach committee United Way of Franklin County, 1993-1901.
Member of Central Ohio Machine Knitters.
Married Marialyce Norman, April 21, 1973. Children: Christopher Andrew-Soichi, Jennifer Kiyoko.