1986, degree in Computer Science and Economics, Duke University, US; 1987, MBA, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University, US. 1987-96, with Microsoft Corporation, including: General Manager, Information Products; leader in the development of many multimedia products. Formerly, Co-Chairman, Washington State Governor's Commission on Early Learning. Formerly, Member of the Board of Trustees, Duke University. Member of the Board, Washington Post.