President, Capitol BrainTrust (Govt/Tech Strategies); Board of Directors, The Congressional Institute; Editorial Board “The Ripon Forum;” Member, Screen Actors Guild; Married to Mary Sophos; child, Amber. Former: Senior V.P. Blackboard Inc.; President, Govt. Affairs, Notification Technologies, Inc.; V.P., Walt Disney Co.; V.P., Capital Cities/ABC/ESPN; Nat. Assn. of Broadcasters Television Board; Executive V.P., MP3.com; Chief of Staff, House Rules Committee; Floor Asst./Chief Policy Director, Republican Leader/Whip Hon. Robert H. Michel; Minority Officer-Clerk; Doorkeeper (27 years service U.S. House of Representatives); Recipient, John W. McCormack Award of Excellence from Speakers Hastert/Pelosi; Georgetown University, 1969; Commissioner, President’s Commission on Federal Appointment Process; FCC Hurricane Katrina Technology Impact Independent Panel; FCC Commercial Mobile Alert Advisory Group.