Student, Wheaton College, Illinois, 1969—1971. Bachelor of science in nursing, Columbia University, 1973. MSN, University North Carolina, 1978.
Master of Business Administration, University North Carolina, 1981.
Nurse North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, 1975—1978. Real estate broker Village LandMarks, Inc., North Carolina, 1978—1981. Market research analyst Eli Lilly Company, Indianapolis, 1980.
Manager marketing Mallinckrodt, Inc., Raleigh, North Carolina, 1982—1983. Finance analyst, stockbroker American Commercial Securities, since 1983.
Member Chapel Hill Service League, 1978—1979. Committee member Wake County Medical Auxiliary, since 1981, North Carolina Museum Natural History, since 1983. Member of Master of Business Administration Alumni Association (member organization committee since 1983), American Marketing Association, Junior League Raleigh, Brookhaven Garden Club (committee member since 1981).
Married Douglas Charles Leet, June 20, 1981.