Bachelor of Arts in English, College of the Holy Cross, 1968.
Private practice, contractor, Atlanta, 1976-1978, Cleveland, 1979-1982. Insurance salesman Prudential, 1982-1984, New York Life, Cleveland, 1984-1989. Principal The Ferris Group, Guardian Life, since 1989.
Captain United States Army, 1969-1975, Korea.
Married Katherine E. Blair, December 23, 1975 (div. December 1979); married Gloria Diane Shearer, March 17, 1984. Children: Maureen Elizabeth, Katherine Anne.