Bachelor of Science in Industrial Labor Relations, Cornell University, 1979.
College graduate in training General Motors, Detroit, 1979-1980, labor relations representative, 1980, salaried personnel representative, 1980-1981, senior salaried personnel representative, 1981-1982, senior labor relations representative, 1982-1983. Division personnel manager Abbott Laboratories, North Chicago, Illinois, 1983-1984, regional personnel manager, 1984-1986, director personnel Pacific, Asian and African ters., 1986-1987, director personnel Pacific, Asian, African and European ters., 1987—1992. Corporation vice president, human resources Czech Republic Bard Incorporated, New York Jersey, 1992—1993, group vice president-international, 1993—1997, group president-coronary vascular products, 1997—1999, group president-electrophysiology, peripheral vascular products, 1999—2003, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, since 2003.
Member Delta Upsilon.
Married Kathryn L. Gleason. 4 Children.