Diploma, Allentown Hospital School Nursing, 1966. Bachelor of Science in Psychology, St. Joseph's College, North Windham, Maine, 1982. Postgraduate in health care administration, St. Joseph's College, North Windham, Maine, since 1990.
Postgraduate certified in gerontology, Cedar Crest College, Allentown, 1992. Postgraduate in pastoral care, Cedar Crest College, Allentown.
- Medical-surgical charge nurse Allentown Osteopathic Hospital, 1966-1967. Charge nurse Liberty Nursing Center, Allentown, 1968-1971. Labor and delivery staff nurse Allentown Hospital, 1971-1980, psychiatric unit primary nurse, 1980-1998, psychiatric care coordinator, since 1998.