Bachelor in Economics, Hunter College, 1958. Master of Arts in Political Science, City University of New York, 1987.
Vice president, advertising and promotion, Citibank, New York City, 1972-1975; senior vice president, marketing, public relations, European American Bank, New York City, 1975-1985; vice-president, director corporation communications, Citibank, New York City, 1985-1991.
Candidate for Congress, 3rd Congressional District, New York, 1988, 90. Candidate for town supervisor North Hempstead, New York, 1991. Member The Downtown Association, The Naval War College Foundation, Center for Study of the Presidency (member of national advisory county).
Married Taimi Fagerstrom, January 1962. Children: Robert, Junior, Jeffrey.