After retirement from the Army, a career in business opened up for Ed. He served as a VP of Bache & Co., New York; VP of the Florida Prison Industry
Program, Clearwater, FL; Senior VP of the Home Shopping Network, St. Petersburg, FL; Managing Partner, The Peacemakers, Clearwater, FL; and Executive VP of The Marlin Group, Kissimmee, FL. He is currently serving as a licensed
counselor at the Raintree Clinic in Fayetteville, NC. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and graduate studies at The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. His community
involvement includes service as Chairman, Goodwill Foundation, St. Petersburg, FL; Chairman, Neighborly Senior Services Foundation, Clearwater, FL; President, Countryside Rotary Club, Clearwater, FL; member of the Fayetteville, NC
Kiwanis Club, and President, Lions Club International, Woodcliff Lake, NJ.