AB, City University of New York, Bronx, 1975. Master of Library Science, State University of New York, Geneseo, 1978. Master of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1987.
Postgraduate, University New Mexico, 1993.
College library New York Institute of Technology, New York City, 1978-1979. Teacher history and English New York City Schools, 1983-1986. Public Selene Books, New York City, 1984-1986, Lawrence, Kansas, 1986-1988, El Paso, Texas, 1988-1993, Marianna, Florida, 1996-1999.
Teacher English as Second Language, Evergreen Institute, Korea, 1993-1994. Real estate investor, Panama City, Florida, 1995—2006. Telecon surveillance consultant Central Intelligence Agency, McLean, Virginia, 2007—2009.
Governor consultant to National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2009—2010.
Member International Society for Comparative Study of Civilizations, Phi Beta Kappa.