Master of Science in Mathematics magna cum laude, University St. Petersburg, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Mathematics, St. Petersburg Institute Engineering, 1979. Master of Science in Management Science, Renesslaer Polytechnic Institute, 1988.
Manager recognition software project, ScanOptics, Inc., East Hartford, Connecticut, 1981-1983; manager software development, Pitney Bowes Inc., Danbury, Connecticut, 1984-1988; fellow operations and technical, Pitney Bowes Inc., Shelton, Connecticut, since 1988. Consultant United States Postal Service, 1987-1992, HGC, 1987-1992, World Bank, 1987-1992.
Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ), International Society Neural Networks.
Married Emily Jane Gurevich, May 31, 1969. 1 child, Anna.