Bachelor of science in nursing, Villanova University, 1985. Master of Arts in Nursing Education, Columbia University, 1993.
Staff nurse medical-surgical Riverview Medical Center, Red Bank, New Jersey, 1985-1988, assistant clinical coordinator medical-surgical and alcohol detoxification unit, 1988-1990, clinical instructor medical-surgical, 1990-1993, coordinator staff development, 1993-1995, 1995-1998. Administrative director clinical education Monmouth Medical Center, 1998-1999. Legal nurse consultant, since 2000.
Critical and didactic Licensed Practical Nurse instructor Ocean County Vocational School, 1999—2000, Monmouth County Vocational School, 2001—2003. Freelance writer; presenter in field.
Member National Nursing Staff Development Organization, Sigma Theta Tau.
Married Robert Michael Kehoe, September 4, 1988. 1 child, Jaclyn Marie.