Bachelor, Stanford University, 1956. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1960.
Treasurer, manager, Pickwick Hotel Company, San Diego, l960-63; treasurer, manager, David H. Murdock Development Company, Phoenix, l963-66; partner, Ketchum, Peck & Tooley, Los Angeles, l967-74; chairman, Tooley & Company, Los Angeles, l974-.
Trustee Loyola Marymount U., Los Angeles, 1975-1982, board regents, 1982-1995. Board of directors San Francisco Traditional Jazz Foundation, since 1992. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve,1956-1958.
Member Urban Land Institute (award 1988), California Club, California Yacht Club.
Married Reva Berger, March 5, 1966. Children: William Ryan, Patrick Boyer, James Eugene.