Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1972; Master of Arts, University Texas, Galveston, 1977; Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, Galveston, 1979.
Public health microbiologist, Los Angeles County Health Department, 1973-1974; predoctoral fellow, University Texas, Galveston, 1974-1979; staff fellow, Food and Drug Administration, Cincinnati, 1979-1983; microbiologist, Food and Drug Administration, Cincinnati, 1983-1987; director, Laboratory Corporation American, Burlington, North Carolina, since 1987.
Member American Society Histocomprt. Immunogen, Sigma Xi.
Married Rebecca Ann Hinton, August 2, 1975. Children: Patrick, Philip.