Bachelor of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1961; Master of Arts, Pennsylvania State University, 1963; Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1977.
With, Central Intelligence Agency, Washington, 1963-1964; counsel, staff director, United States House Representatives Committee on Edition and Labor, Washington, 1965-1980; partner, Preston, Thorgrimson, Ellis & Holman, Washington, 1980-1986; president, American Insurance Association, Washington, since 1986. Chairman American Insurance Services Group, New York City, since 1986.
Member District of Columbia Bar Association, Metropolitan Club (Washington), University Club, George Town Club (Washington), Congressional Country Club.
Married Holly Rudkin. Children: Erin S., Beth A.