Bachelor of Science in Finance, Temple University, 1962; graduate, School Management and Strategic Studies, 1982-1984.
Account executive, Merrill Lynch, Philadelphia, 1962-1968; portfolio manager vice president, Afuture Funds Inc., Lima, Pennsylvania, 1968-1970; institutional account executive, Merrill Lynch, Philadelphia, 1970-1975; officer, manager-vice president, Merrill Lynch, Los Angeles, 1975-1979; chief finance officer, Lucasfilm Ltd., Los Angeles, 1979-1980; president, Chief Executive Officer, Lucasfilm Ltd., San Rafael, California, 1980-1984; president, Chief Executive Officer, Diagnostic Networks, Inc., San Francisco, 1984-1987; partner, Leon A. Farley Associations, San Francisco, 1988-1990; president, chief operating officer, The Pacific Stock Exch., 1990-1995; chairman, Chief Executive Officer, The Pacific Stock Exch., since 1996. Board directors Bay View Capital Group.
Board of directors KQED Public Broadcasting Sys., San Francisco, 1983, Chairman of the Board, 1988. Board directors Film Institute Northern California, Marin Symphony Orchestra, 1981-1983, Sonic Solutions, since 1993. Trustee Western Behavior Sciences Institute, La JOlla, 1982-1989.
Vice chairman Association American Public television, 1992-1994. Trustee Beryl Buck Institute for Education, 1990-1993. With Army National Guard, 1959-1960.
Married Judith Ann Pearlstein, December 23, 1962. Children: Matthew, Jonathan.