Bachelor, Vanderbilt University, 1964.
Account executive, Needham Harper & Steers, Chicago, 1965-1968; brand manager, Armour-Dial, Chicago, 1968-1970; account supervisor, J. Walter Thompson, Chicago, 1970-1975; senior vice president, D'Arcy, Masius, Wynn Williams, Chicago, 1975-1977; chairman, F.H. Prince & Company, Chicago, since 1977. Board directors Anterior Cruciate Ligament Holdings Ltd. Advisor Arral Pacific Equity Trust, HongKong, 1987-1993.
Trustee Illinois Institute Technology, Chicago, 1982-1986, St. George's School, Newport, Rhode Island, 1980-1993, Comprehensive Employment Training Act/Window To The World, Chicago, 1989-1996. Auxiliary board The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, 1974-1992. Board directors Hubbard St. Dance Chicago, since 1990, chairman, 1993-1997.
Member Racquet (governor 1981-1987), Chicago Club, Old Elm, Racquet and Tennis Club, Shoreacres, Newport Country Club, Spouting Rock.
Married Jonna Rosamond Leanard, Nov.7, 1967 (divorced 1983). Children: Scott Clarkson, Patrick Bernard.