OFFSIDE: A Mystery

Published 2014, Booktrope Editions, Seattle

Journalism and Editorial Services

Forbes and Forbes.com 

New York

Contributor, 1995 to 1996, 2012 to present.
Senior Editor, 2000 to 2012.
Columnist, 1999 to 2009.
Associate Editor, 1997 to 1999.
Contributing Editor, 1992 to 1993.
Southwest Bureau Manager, Houston, 1988 to 1992.
Staff Writer, Houston, 1987 to 1988.

Editorial Services

Free-lance projects, involving research, writing, editing, prospectus drafting and/or content strategy, for various customers, 2012 to present.

Worth Magazine

New York

Contributing Editor, 1995 to 1997.

Crosswinds Weekly and Crosswinds


Contributor, 1998, 2001.
Special Projects Editor, 1996 to 1997.

SmartMoney Magazine

New York

Senior Editor, 1993 to 1995.

Texas Monthly


Contributor, 1986 to 1987.

Dallas Times Herald


National Correspondent, New York, 1984 to 1986.
Middle East Bureau Chief, Cairo, 1982 to 1984.
Houston Bureau Chief, 1980 to 1982.

Evening and Sunday Bulletin


Reporter and Editor, 1975 to 1980.

Associated Press

New York

Reporter, Philadelphia Bureau, 1975.

The New York Times

New York

Contributor, 1971 to 1975, 1996.


Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Reporter, 1972 to 1974 (summers).

Rutgers Daily Targum

New Brunswick, New Jersey

Columnist, 1973 to 1974.
Managing Editor, 1972 to 1973.
News Editor, 1971 to 1972.
Reporter, 1970 to 1974.
Circulation Manager, 1972 to 1974

Suburban Newspaper Group

Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Reporter, 1971 (summer).
Contributor, 1968 to 1970.

Articles Also Published In:

The Boston Globe, The Buffalo News, Chicago Tribune, Fortean Times, Forward (Journal of the Metals Service Center Institute), Newsday, Rolling Stone, St. Petersburg Times, New York Daily News, San Francisco Examiner, The Arizona Republic, Salt Lake Tribune, Montreal Gazette, The Albuquerque Tribune, The Star-Ledger (Newark, New Jersey), The American Lawyer, Florida Trend, Houston City magazine.

Journalistic Recognition

Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards

New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants

Winner (with co-author), 2010, in category Print-Business/Financial—Magazine Over 1,500 Words, for Tax Snitches Are On the Loose, in the December 14, 2009, issue of Forbes.

Education and Credentials

CFA Institute

Charlottesville, Virginia

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder, designation awarded 2003.

Rutgers University School of Law

Camden, New Jersey

Juris Doctor (J.D.), degree, conferred 1978.
Admitted, attorney at law, State of New Jersey, 1978.
Admitted, attorney and counselor at law, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1978.
Admitted, attorney at law, United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, 1978.

Rutgers College of Rutgers University

New Brunswick, New Jersey

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree, conferred 1974.


Gerald Loeb Awards

UCLA, Los Angeles

Preliminary judge, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020.

Investigative Reporters & Editors Inc.

Columbia, Missouri


CFA Institute

Charlottesville, Virginia


Clark County Bar Association

Las Vegas