Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor with honors, Kent State University, 1982. Master of Arts in Economics, Kent State University, 1987. Master of Arts, Kent State University, 1989.
Doctor of Philosophy in Agricultural Economics, Ohio State University, 1998.
Administrative assistant Arthur Andersen & Company, Cleveland, 1985. Corporation economist Centerior Energy corporation, 1985-1990. Graduate teaching associate Ohio State University, Columbus, 1990-1991.
Graduate research associate National Regulatory Research Institute, 1991-1993. Assistant economist Huntington National Bank, 1991-1992. Portfolio analyst State Teachers Retirement Systems Ohio, 1993-1999.
Senior equities investment officer School Employees Retirement Systems Ohio, 1999—2007. Managing director investment University Cincinnati Endowment, since 2007. Instructor economics Cuyahoga Community College, Parma, Ohio, 1989-1990.
Lecturer Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio, 1989-1990, Ohio Dominican College, Columbus, 1991, Capital University, 1991-1995, Columbus State Community College, 1992-1993, Otterbein College, 1993-2000, Franklin University, 1994-2000, Ohio State University, 2001-2007.
Member American Economic Association, American Finance Association, National Association Business Economists, Chartered Financial Analyst Institute, Chartered Financial Analyst Society Columbus (vice president), International Association Business Forecasting (assistant secretary 1986, board directors 1987), Columbus Association Business Economists (past president), Society Quantitative Analysts, Chicago Quantitative Alliance, Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association.
Married Jody Claire Russell, October 14, 1988 (divorced August 1993). 1 child, Jessica Marlene. Married Joani Sue Yoakum, September 21, 1996.