Bachelor, University Cincinnati, 1972. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1975. Postgraduate, University Aachen, Germany, 1998.
Biology, United States history educator Rippoway School, Bedford, New York, 1976-1987. Marketing director Whittaker, Clark & Daniels, South Plainfield, New Jersey, 1988-1995. President Con & United States Business Consultant, Aachen, Germany, since 1995.
Consultant, lecturer in field including American Converstion Educational and Seminar Programs, since 1995.
Member American Chamber of Commerce/Germany, Institute Food Technologists, Society Cosmetic Chemists.
Married Annelie M. Struessmann, September 30, 1994.