Bachelor magna cum laude, Adelphi University, 1980.
Salesman Gingiss Formalwear, Atlanta, 1977, 79. Warehouse worker Feature Systems, New York City, 1980-1981. Production assistant Giraldi Productions, 1981-1982.
Self-employed production assistant and production coordinator, 1981-1986. Self-employed grip/technician United States and Germany, since 1985. Owner, founder Applied Film Theory, Munich and Cologne, Germany, since 1992.
Consultant member Arbeitsgruppe Kran Sicherheit, Berlin, 1999-2002. Lecturer, instructor Industrie und Handelskammer, Cologne, since 1998. Jury member CINEC awards, Munich, since 1998.
Member International Association Theatrical and Stage Employees (local 52), Bundesverband von Beleuchter, trustee, since 2003.
Married Dagmar P.E. Ross, June 8, 1989 (divorced 2001).