Residence: Wynnefield.

Education: St. Joseph's Preparatory School, 1975; Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, 1979.

Business experience: DJ at the Impulse disco in the late 1970s and early 1980s; investment manager at Pryor, Counts & Co. in the 1980s, specializing in public finance.

Political and government experience: City councilman representing the Fourth District, 1992-2006; chairman, Pennsylvania Convention Center Authority, 2003-07; Democratic leader of the 52d Ward, 1990-present; member, Board of City Trusts, 2001-present.

Income: The Nutters reported income of $176,742 in 2006.

Family: Wife, Lisa; daughter, Olivia, 12; adult son, Christian, from a previous relationship.