Bachelor of Science, Loyola University, 1979. Master of Arts, University Texas, 1982.
Steelworker, shipfitter Electric Boat, Groton, Connecticut, 1974-1975. Various positions Fries Entertainment, Los Angeles, 1982-1985, director development Hollywood, California, 1985-1988. Associate producer development Spanish Trail Productions, Universal City, 1989-1992.
Freelance journalist. Director of communications Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, California, 1993-2000. Chair board Project Day, Pasadena, 1995-2000.
Board directors San Gabriel Valley Council Governors, Azusa, California. Co-chair electricity committee SGVOG, Azusa, since 1996. Member finance committee City of Pasadena, since 1996, member business enterprise committee, since 1995, member deregulation committee, since 1996.
Member City Council, City of Pasadena, since 1995. Board directors Bungalow Heaven Neighborhood Association, Pasadena, 1988-1995. Treasurer Pasadena Communications Access Corporation, 1992-1995.
Co-chair Celebrating a Family Comty., Pasadena, 1996. Chair Linking for Economic Opportunities Committee, Pasadena, since 1996, Los Angeles to Pasadena Metro Blue Line Construction Authority, since 1999. Member National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, National League Cities.
Married Laurie Lee Bollman, May 24, 1980. Children: Cameron, Courtney.