Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1970. Master of Business Administration, Loyola University, Chicago, 1978. Master of Science in Taxation, DePaul University, 1981.
Juris Doctor, Southern Illinois University, 1984.
Assistant professor, Eastern Illinois U., Charleston, 1984-1985, 86-90; associate professor, Eastern Illinois U., Charleston, since 1990; tax consultant, Clifton, Gunderson & Company, Peoria, Illinois, 1985-1986.
Member American Bar Association, American Accounting Association, American Taxation Association.
Married Shantha Kumari, June 27, 1982. 1 child, Melody.