Bachelor in Media Arts, University of Southern California, 1978.
Director advertising, United Artists Classics, New York City, 1983-1985; vice president marketing, Spectrafilm, New York City, 1985-1988; director advertising, Vestron, Stamford, Connecticut, 1988-1989; director motion pictures, Los Angeles, since 1990. Assistant to director Brian DePalma, New York City, 1978-1982.
Married Cara Lynn White, October 15, 1978 (divorced December 1984). Life partner Gary Bowers.