Bachelor of Science in Biology, University Michigan, 1981. Master in Public Health in Health Promotion and Education, Loma Linda University, 2001.
Research assistant University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1981—1984. Clinical medical assistant Family Physicians, Camden, Maine, 1984—1987. Associate product manager Federal Maritime Commission BioProducts, Rockland, 1987—1991.
Owner, principal Technicality Resources, since 1991.
Member of MENSA, Board Editors in Life Sciences, Council of Science Editors (certified editor of Life Sciences), American Medical Writers Association (certified medical writer and editor).
Married Randal J. Thivierge, May 8, 1982. Children: Brianna, Kathelyn.