1976 -1979 J.D.;
Villanova University School of Law,
Villanova, Pennsylvania

1972-1976 B.A.;
Political Science; Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Bar Memberships

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

United States Supreme Court


Chapter Editor, Discipline and Discharge in Arbitration, 3rd Ed., Melissa Biren and Norman Brand Editors (Bloomberg BNA, 2015)


Fit for Duty? Controllable Health Conditions and an Employee’s Ability to Perform Safety Sensitive Work: An Introduction to a Discussion, June 1, 2016 Proceedings of the 68th Annual Meeting, National Academy of Arbitrators


How to Achieve Diversity and Inclusion in Arbitrator Selection  with Professor Homer LaRue, Howard University School of Law

Board Memberships

Support Center for Child Advocates; (1983 – 1997)
Interact Theatre Company (1985 – 1990)
Loan Fund; Eastern Pennsylvania Conference, United Methodist Church (1995 -2002)
AIDSFund; (1995 - 1999)
Oversight Committee; Greene Street Friends School (1997 – 2006)
Board of Managers; Swarthmore College (1995-97; 1999 - 2002)
Board of Lay Ministry; Eastern Pennsylvania Conference; United Methodist Church (1999 - 2004)
Mt. Airy Baseball Assn. (1998 - 2007)
Board of Trustees, Lebanon Valley College (2008 – 2013)
Board of Advisors, Scheinman Institute, Cornell University School of Industrial Relations

Miscellaneous Projects and Recognitions