AB, Occidental College, 1969. Master of Business Administration, Stanford University, 1978.
Treasurer, Kirk Knight & Company, Inc., Menlo Park, California, 1970-1974; transaction manager, Itel Corporation, San Francisco, 1975-1976, 79-80; manager sales administration, Shaklee Corporation, San Francisco, 1978; founder, executive vice president, Benjamin/Nair, Inc., San Francisco, 1981-1984; executive vice president, chief administrative officer, MeraBank, Phoenix, 1984-1988; president, TransWestern Public, a U S WEST Company, San Diego, 1988-1991; president, chief operating officer, U S WEST Marketing Resources Public Divsns., Englewood, Colorado, since 1991. Board directors USWest Advanced Technologies, Denver-Center for Performing Arts, Yellow Pages Publications Association.
Board of directors, chairman Junior Achievement, Arizona, 1988-1989. Board directors Arizona Clean and Beautiful, 1986-1987. Member of advisory board Arizona Theatre Company, 1986-1988.
Member Phoenix Symphony Steering Committee, 1987, Mayor's Commision on Excellence in Education, 1987-1988. Member American Management Association, National Association Bank Women, Council Finance Competition, (advisory board), Charter 100, Economics Club Phoenix (board directors 1985-1987).
Married Keshavan Nair.