Bachelor in Government, University Texas, Austin. Master of Science in Business, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore.
Analyst under chairman United States Senate Budget Committee, Washington. Legislation aide to Senator George Mitchell United States Senate, 1989—1994. Senior analyst finance services Lehman Brothers Inc., Washington, 1994—2008.
Managing director, chief political startegist Barclays Capital, 2008. Counselor to secretary United States Department Treasury, 2009, assistant secretary for legislation affairs, since 2009.