Bachelor, Yale University, 1964. Master of Arts, University Connecticut, 1972.
Fulbright teacher, Cheltenham (England) College, 1969-1970; teacher, Pomfret (Connecticut) School, 1964-1970; director admissions, Pomfret (Connecticut) School, 1970-1975; director college placement, Cranbrook Schools, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1975-1981; director college placement, Brooks School, North Andover, Massachusetts, 1982-1984; assistant director admissions, Yale University, New Haven, 1981-1982; president, board directors, Business Council for United Nations, New York City, since 1984. Member international advisory board Babson College, Wellesley, Massachusetts, since 1990. Board directors Dubrovnik Fund, Washington, International Association of Students in Economic and Commercial Sciences.
Board of directors United States High Altitude Training Center, Butte, Montana, since 1986, Riverside Weekday School, New York City, since 1990.
Married Pauline W. Persons, July 2, 1982. Children: Jonathan, Christopher, Alyce, Sam.