Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, McNeese State University, 1987. Master in Project Management.
Corporation projects and maintenance manager, western region Zahid Tractor and Heavy Machinery Company Ltd., Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, since 2001. Director engineering Hyatt Regency Resorts, Taba, Egypt, 1999—2001. Manager property maintenance, western region Zahid Tractor and Heavy Machinery Company Ltd., Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 1996—1999.
Manager maintenance, projects consultant Radisson SAS Hotels, Amman and Aqaba, Jordan, 1991—1996. Engineer planning and contracts Kuwait Prefabricated buildings Company, Kuwait, Kuwait, 1987—1990.
Member of American Society of Civil Engineers (associate), Jordan Society Professional Engineers (licentiate), American Association Facilities Engineering (associate), Australian Society Engineers (associate), Kuwait Society of Professional Engineers (associate).
Married Zahr T. Qatanani, July 8, 1998. Children: Reem, Seliena.