Master of Science in Adult Education/Training Management, Florida International University, Miami, 1974. Postgraduate, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology summa cum laude, University Illinois, 1963.
Owner, Sherry Jewelry Company, Miami, 1968-1972;
associate director Institute for Women, Florida International U., 1974-1975;
manager training and development, American Savings and Loan Association, Miami, 1975-1976;
director corporation training and executive development, Jordan Marsh of Florida, Miami, 1976-1980;
management consultant, Kane Associations, Miami and Tampa, Florida, 1980-1982;
training administrator, State Attorney' General’ s Office, Miami, 1982-1983;
vice president marketing, Citibank (Florida), Miami, 1983-1989;
management consultant Florida/Caribbean Region, Right Associations, Miami, 1989-1991;
director Florida Dislocated Workers Assistance Center, Florida Department Labor and Employment Security, 1991-1993. Vice president consultant services Right Management Cons., Miami, since 1993. Workshop leader Dade County School Board, Miami, 1993-1994.
Adjunct Professor, seminar leader Center for Business and Industry, Miami-Dade Community College.
Member business advisory council Barry University. Member American Society for Training and Development, American Association of University Professors, American Marketing Association.
Married Allen Rakow, January 8, 1959. Children: Sherry Superfine, Joseph Steven, Scott.