Bachelor in Journalism, University Wisconsin, 1987.
Television news producer Stations WBAY and WFRV, Green Bay, Wisconsin, 1987-1990. Instructor Trident College, Nagoya, Japan, 1990-1993. Freelance writer and communications consultant, Madison and Green Bay, 1993-1995.
Marketing project coordinator Telephone & Data Systems Telecommunications, Madison, 1995-1999. Project manager year 2000 Comm./Alliant Energy, 1999. Director annual giving Meriter Foundation, Inc., since 2000.
Member Association Fundraising Professionals, Madison Advertising Federation.
Married John M. Yazek, Junior, July 1, 2000.