Bachelor of Arts, Stanford University, 1967; Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1970; special degree program, American Institute Foreign Trade, 1968.
Chairman of the Board, president, chief Executive officer, chief operating officer, Fidelity Union Life Insurance Company, Dallas, 1972-1982;
president, Allianz Investment Corporation, Dallas, 1980-1982. President, chief Executive officer Collins Capital, Dallas, since 1982. Managing general partner Collins Capital Diversified Fund, Collins Capital, Ltd., Gold Mining & Minerals Ltd., Foreign Capital Ltd.
Partner and chairman investment commission Taylor & Turner Associations Venture Capital.
Trustee KERA-television Public Boradcasting Station, Dallas Museum Art, Baylor Hospital, Colorado Outward Bound School. Board directors, vice president Carr P. Collins Foundation, Dallas. Board directors Dallas County Community College District Foundation.
International education chairman Young President's Organization. Member Young President Organization Clubs: Petroleum, Preston Trail Golf.
Married Wynnell Madison Roach, November 14, 1982. Children: Malcolm James, Catherine Elise, Miles Benjamin.