Bachelor of Arts, Duke U., 1958; Master of Arts, New York University, 1960.
Sales manager, The Orion Press, New York City, 1959-1960; advertising manager, Doubleday & Company. New York City, 1960-1961; account executive, Franklin Spier, New York City, 1961-1968; vice president, Franklin Spier, New York City, 1968-1978; president, Franklin Spier, New York City, 1978-1986; executive vice president, associate public, Arbor House Public Company. New York City, 1986-1988; president, Lee Simmons Associations Inc., Port Washington, New York, since 1988; chairman, Oblivion Press, New York City, 1977-1982; chairman, New York is Book Country, New York City, 1986-1987.
Treasurer Port Washington Estates Association, 1975-1978.
Married Barbara E. Beck, September 6, 1961. Children: Christopher, Elizabeth.