Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, 1957.
Assistant cashier 1st National City Bank (now Citicorp), New York City, 1957-1963. Vice president Bank California, NA, San Francisco, 1963-1967. General partner Shields & Company.
New York City, 1967-1974.
President Quidnet Incorporated. venture capital mgmt, Florham Park, New Jersey, 1974. Director Longwood Industries Incorporated., Florham Park, New Jersey Trustee Princeton Youth Fund, 1975-1985, president, 1981-1983.
Trustee McCarter Theatre, Princeton, 1978-1987, Chamber Symphony of Princeton, 1987, Westminster Choir College, Princeton, 1989-1992. Member Yale Development Board, 1989.
Trustee Princeton Youth Fund, 1975—1985, president, 1981—1983. Trustee McCarter Theatre, 1978—1987, Chamber Symphony Princeton, since 1987, Westminster Choir College, Princeton, 1989—1992. Member Yale Development Board, since 1989.
Member of Stockbridge Golf Club, Pretty Brook Tennis Club, Yale Club New York City.
Married M. Laird Trowbridge, February 29, 1964. Children: Emilie Trowbridge, Gillian Cahill.