Bachelor of Fine Arts in Poetry, University Massachusetts, 1981.
Teacher poetry California Poets in Schools, Alameda, since 1992, Contra Costa, since 1992. Adjunct faculty Holy Names College, Oakland, California, since 1993.
Member of Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, California Poets in Schools.
Married Alan George Sagan, July 11, 1987 (divorced August 1997).