Bachelor of Business Administration, University Puerto Rico, 1968.
Supervisor international letters credit, First National City Bank, Hato Rey, Puerto Rico, 1963-1968; international officer, Banco Popular Puerto Rico, Hato Rey, 1969-1974; assistant vice president, Banco Mercantile, Hato Rey, 1975-1983; international document examiner, S.E. Bank, Tampa, Florida, 1984-1985; supervisor international operations, North Carolina National Bank (now Nations Bank), Tampa, 1985-1989; commercial loan analyst, North Carolina National Bank (now Nations Bank), Tampa, since 1989. Board directors Bloomingdale Gazette, Brandon, Florida.
Youth and adult teacher, theology speaker Bethel Mission, Wimauma, Florida, since 1985. Community leader Police and Community Relations, Tampa, since 1990. Recruiteer Suncoast Girl Scouts of America, Tampa, since 1991.
Member Hispanic Business Institute (Second vice president Tampa chapter 1990-1991), Hispanic Professional Womens Association (treasurer Tampa chapter since 1989), Bloomingdale Homeowners Association (board directors Brandon chapter 1989-1991), Foster Parents Association, American Association Notaries.
Married Jose A. Lopez, December 1, 1962 (divorced 1975). Children: Brenda I. Lopez, Jose A. Lopez, Junior. Married Fernando J. Forestier, November 22, 1979.