Bachelor of science in nursing, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1974. Master of Science in Nursing, Columbia University, 1978. Master of Education in Nursing, Columbia University, 1979.
Master of Science in counseling Psychology, United States International University, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, United States International University, 1990.
Staff Providence Hospital, Anchorage. Staff, rotating charge nurse Kimberly Home Health Care Nursing Agency, San Diego. Staff Charter Hospital of San Diego, Alvarad Parkway Institute/Child and Adolescent Services, San Diego.
Consultant Alberts and Associate Cross-Cultural Counseling, Anchorage. Assistant professor Alaska University. Consultant therapist Northstar Adolescent Hospital Good Samaritan Christian Counceling Center, Anchorage.