Bachelor of Business Administration with honors, University Texas-Austin, 1968.
Assistant vice president First Boston Corporation, New York City, 1968—1972. Vice president Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, 1972—1975. Senior vice president First City National Bank, Houston, 1975—1981.
President, founder Inverness Securities Corporation, since 1981. Director ITR Petroleum, Inc., Houston, Space Industries, Inc.
Board directors Children's Charity Fund, Houston, since 1979. Member River Oaks Country Club (board directors 1986), Texas Corinthian Yacht Club (secretary 1977-1978).
Married Susan Kay Kolb, April 19,1977. Children: Katharine Kittrell, Courtney Viva, William McComb Junior.