Denomination: Roman Catholic
Associate Degree in Nursing, Flint Community Junior College, 1963. Bachelor of Science in Education and Human Services, University Detroit, l98l. Master of Arts in Classroom Teaching, Michigan State University, 1986.
Certified in vocational education, Michigan State University, 1986. Postgraduate, Mary Grove College.
Nurse McLaren General Hospital, Flint, 1963-1964, Flint Osteopathic Hospital, 1974-1976. Teacher Mott Adult High School, 1971-1975, Flint Communications Schools, since 1974. Occupational nurse General Motors, 1986-1997.
Evaluator emergency medical technical practical examination State of Michigan.