Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting cum laude, University Pittsburgh, 1960. Juris Doctor, Duquesne University, 1964. Master of Laws, New York University, 1966.
Advanced Management Program, Harvard Business School, 1975.
Partner Ernst & Young (formerly Arthur Young & Company), Pittsburgh, New York City, Washington, 1970, regional managing partner, vice chairman, 1977-1989, vice chairman, 1989-1992. President, Chief Executive Officer, board directors Private Sector Council, Inc., Washington, 1992-2000. President Thomas V. Fritz & Associates, from 2000.
Adjunct professor School Law Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, 1966-1979. Advisory directors Private Sector Council, Washington, 1983-2004. Board directors Innovative Systems, Inc.
Chairman Alliance for Free Enterprise, Washington, 1987-1989. With United States Army, 1955-1957, with United States Army Reserve, 1957-1963.
Active Century Club, Duquesne U. Board directors Evermay Comty. Association, president, 1994-1996.
Board directors McLean Citizens Association, 1994-1997. Co-chairman U. Pittsburgh Katz Campaign 3d Century, 1988-1991. With United States Army, 1955-1957.
Member AICPA, ACBA, District of Columbia Institute Certified Public Accountants, Pennsylvania Institute Certified Public Accountants, Harvard Business School Association, Duquesne Club, Metropolitan Club, Rolling Rock Club, Avenel Club, BetaGamma Sigma, Beta Alpha Psi.
Married Barbara L. Jacob, January 31, 1959. Children: William T., James Z., Juliann W.