Bachelor magna cum laude, Boston College, 1977. Master of Business Administration magna cum laude, Columbia University, 1984.
Associate brand manager Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, 1984-1987. Product manager Heinz United States of America, Pittsburgh, 1987-1992. Deputy director American Lung Association, New York City, 1992-1996.
Senior director American Red Cross, Washington, 1996-2000. Vice president Reading is Fundamental, 2000—2002, American Lung Association, New York City, since 2002. Adjustment lecturer Georgetown University, Washington, 2002.
Lieutenant United States Navy, 1978-1982.
Lieutenant United States Navy, 1978-1982. Member Order of the Cross and Crown, Beta Gamma Sigma.