Born: Sept. 8, 1951, Boston.
Education: Bachelor's degree from Clark University, a master's degree in psychology from Boston University, and a Ph.D in social policy from Brandeis University.
Job: Bought the Eagles from Norman Braman for $185 million in 1994.
Previous jobs: President and chief executive officer of Chestnut Hill Productions, a Los Angeles-based film company he formed in 1985.
Family: Lives in Wynnewood with wife Christina and their teenaged son and daughter.