Bachelor, West Virginia University, 1955. Bachelor (Rhodes scholar), Oxford University, England, 1957. Master of Arts, Oxford University, England, 1961.
Juris Doctor, Harvard, 1959.
Associate Royall, Koegel & Rogers, New York City, 1960-1963. Assistant counsel to Governor of New York, 1963-1964, 1st assistant counsel, 1965-1966. Supervisor insurance New York State Insurance Department, 1967-1970.
Senior vice president, general counsel First National City Bank, New York City, 1971-1972. Senior vice president, director Chubb & Son Inc., 1973-1981. Senior vice president Chubb Corporation, 1973-1981, Chief Financial Officer, 1974-1981.
Governor New York Insurance Exchange, 1979-1981. Chairman Stewart Economics, Inc., 1981-1990, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1990—2005, San Francisco, since 2005. Member advisory committee Housing and Urban Development, 1968-1972.
Member Administrative Conference United States, 1970-1974. Board directors American Arbitration Association, 1970-1980. Member United Nations panel experts on Transnational Bank failure, 1991.
Trustee College Insurance, New York, 1970-1978, American College Life Underwriters, 1990-1993. Member Mayor's Committee on Taxi Regulation, 1979-1982, American Bar Association Committee to Improve Liability Insurance System, 1989. Member panel experts on transnational bank failure United Nations, 1991.
Member special panel United States Senate Committee on Presidential Campaign Practice, 1974. Served with Army of the United States, 1959. Member National Academy Public Administration, National Academy Social Insurance, Cosmos Club of Washington, Century Club of New York City, Phi Beta Kappa Association.
Married Barbara Lewis Dickson, October 29, 1993.