Bachelor, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1974; Master of Arts, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1976.
Membership director, Building Svc. Contractors Association, Fairfax, Virginia, 1976-1978; account executive, Martin Marietta Aluminum, Dayton, Ohio., 1978-1979; pricing supervisor, Martin Marietta Aluminum, Lewisport, Kentucky, 1979-1981; product manager, Martin Marietta Aluminum, Torrance, California, 1981-1983; sales manager, marketing manager distribution, International Light Metals, Torrance, 1984-1986; district manager, regional distributor manager, Kaiser Aluminum, Chicago, 1986-1989; national sales manager distribution, Ravenswood Aluminum, Chicago, since 1989.
Director Boy Scouts American Fund Raising Group, Chicago, 1986-1990. Fellow Order of the Gavel. Member National Association Aluminum Distributors (director 1986-1989).
Married Mary Helen Hull, December 10, 1977. Children: Mary Elizabeth, James Kenneth, John Charles, Andrew Michael.