AB, Florida Southern College, 1969. Master of Business Administration, Ashbourne University, 1973. Diploma in real estate finance, New York University, 1975.
Professional garden training program, Longwood Garden, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, 1976. Postgraduate, Dale Carnegie Institute, 1994.
Regional underwriter Chicago Title Insurance Company, Dallas, 1980—1983. Senior advisory title officer Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1983—1985. Chief title officer American Title Insurance Company, Miami, Florida, 1985—1992.
Chief title underwriter emeritus T. A. Title Insurance Company, Media, Pennsylvania, since 1993. Principal Title Law Associates, Philadelphia, since 1999. Editor in chief Title Management Today, since 2003.
Lecturer New Jersey Land Title School, Upsala College, East Orange, New Jersey, 1972, Land Title School, Austin, 1982, New Jersey Lawyers Title Institute, Summit, 1984—1985, Land Title Institute Virginia, 1990, 91. Instructor Neumann College Continuing Legal Education Certified, 1995—1997, National Business Institute, Inc., since 2003.
Member of United States Golf Association (associate), International Platform Association, Pennsylvania Land Title Association (member forms committee 1989-1992, 1994), New Jersey Land Title Association (chairman title officers committee 1987-1988), Pennsylvania Sheriffs Association, Fraternal Order Police (associate), Standard and Poor's Vista Research Society Industry Leaders, World Affairs Council Philadelphia, Golden Horshoe Golf & Country Club, Ashbourne Country Club, Sigma Phi Epsilon.
Married Wendy Clarkson, October 14, 1978 (divorced). Married Charlotte R. Wagner, October 7, 1989.