Bachelor in Economics, Pomona College, Claremont, California, 1972; Juris Doctor, University of California, San Francisco, 1975.
Tax manager, Coopers & Lybrand, San Francisco, 1975-1980; Western United States contractor, Carma Developers, San Francisco, 1981-1982; partner, Klynveld Peat Marwick Goerdeler Peat Marwick, San Francisco, 1982-1992; managing director, chief finance officer, AMB Property Corporation, San Francisco, since 1992. Guest lecturer Hastings College Law University of California San Francisco, 1983-1997, University of California, Berkeley, 1986-1997, Golden Gate U., San Francisco, 1987-1992. Columnist San Francisco Business Times, 1987-1989.
Member of advisory board California Center for Wildlife. Member of advisory board University of California Berkeley Center for Real Estate Policy. Member Bay Area Mortgage Association, Berkeley Real Estate Associations, Urban Land Institute, National Association Real Estate investment Trusts, Bankers Club.
Married Mary Claire Baker, 1989. 1 child, Allison Elizabeth.