Bachelor in Political Science, University of California, Berkeley, 1971; certified in international economics, Cambridge (England) University, 1975; Master of Arts in International Economics, Monterey Institute, 1976.
Junior underwriter Home Insurance Company, San Francisco, 1968-1970. Account executive Dean Witter & Company, Inc., Berkeley, 1971-1973. Municipal finance analyst Bartle Wells Associates, San Francisco, 1973-1974.
Senior analyst, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Zimmermann, Wilson & Company, Inc., Carmel, California, 1976-1988. Executive vice president, Chief Financial Officer, Saratoga International, Inc., Little Rock, since 1990. Instructor debate University San Francisco, 1971-1972.
Instructor economics Golden Gate University, San Francisco, 1974-1976, Monterey (California) Peninsula College, 1976-1980. Adjunct professor economics Monterey Institute International Studies, 1976-1980. Columnist Berkeley Gazette, 1969-1971, Pacific Grove Tribune, 1976-1980, Carmel Valley Sun, 1977-1981.
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Board of directors Mems. of Barre (Ballet Arkansas), since 1991. With United States Air Force, 1966-1967. Member Pi Kappa Delta (life).
Married Pamela Clare Dawson, March 29, 1980 (divorced 1984). 1 child, Helen Jennifer.