Bachelor, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1971; Master of Arts, Occidental College, Eagle Rock, California, 1975; Master of Business Administration, Stanford University, 1978.
Research analyst, Office of Sen. Edmund Muskie, Washington, 1971-1972; director research, Congressional Action Fund, Washington, 1972; field director, Clean Water Action Project, Washington, 1972-1973; urban planner, California Coastal Commission, San Francisco, 1974-1976; management consultant, Touche Ross & Company, San Francisco, 1978-1987; president chief Executive officer, Intermark corporation, New York City, 1987-1988; management consultant, partner, Ernst & Young, New York City, since 1988. Member of advisory committee Retail Management Institute, Santa Clara U., California, 1986-1989.
Married E. Porcher Hester, May 12, 1973. Children: Grace, Claire, Elliott.