Bachelor, University Illinois, 1966. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1974.
Private practice law, Washington, 1974-1979. Executive director/project director Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, Inc., 1979-1983. General counsel Farr-Jewett & Associates, 1983-1987.
Project manager Mason Hirst, Reston, Virginia, 1987-1989. Director Washington regional office Reynolds Metals development Company, Vienna, 1989-1992. Vice president/asset manager First American/First Union Bank, McLean, 1992-1994.
Program manager PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT COLLABORATIVE INTERNATIONAL, Inc., Washington, 1994-1996. President American Friends of the czech Republic, 1996-1997. General counsel Deafness Research Foundation, since 1997.
Chairman Friends of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Inc., Washington, 1987-1995. Coach Stoddart Soccer League, Washington, 1992-1999. Captain United States Air Force, 1967-1971.
Member District of Columbia Bar Association, American Society Association Executives.
Married Karen Kendig, August 14, 1982. Children: James K., Joseph K.