Bachelor, Belmont (North Carolina) Abbey College, 1966. Master of Business Administration, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, 1985.
Manager, Tenneco Inc., Houston, 1970-1973; sales manager, Olin-Hunt, Paterson, New Jersey, 1973-1979; sales manager, W.R. Grace & Company, Lexington, Massachusetts, 1979-1988; director of sales, Jane's Information Group, Alexandria, Virginia, since 1989.
Board directors Westmoreland Citizens Association, Bethesda, Maryland, 1997-1998. Chief of policy advisory board Montgomery County, Bethesda, 1997-1998. Lieutenant colonel United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1966-1992.
Member Marine Corps Retired Officers Association, Association of the United States Army, United States Naval Institute.
Married Susan Heller, February 12, 1983. 1 child, Emma.