Since Sep 23, 2006
Merchant mariner 1972-1987. Sailed as ordinary seaman, able bodied seaman,
and third mate. Held US Coast Guard License as Third Mate of Steam and Motor Vessels of Any Gross Tons Upon Oceans.
MA degree in ecnomics from the Unviversity of Chicago (sat in courses taught by Milton Friedman). MS degree in finance from the University of Arizona.
Studying like crazy for the US Customs Brokers License.