Bachelor, Bennington College, 1984. Master of Fine Arts, Bennington College, 1998.
Staff writer Denver Magazine and Denver Business, 1985-1987. Associate editor This Week magazines, 1987-1989. Columnist Hawaii Tribune-Herald, 1994.
Editor Deadsnake Apotheosis, since 1997. Teacher creative writing S. Kona Education Association, 1995. Teacher introduction and advanced courses fiction and non-fiction Writing Workshops, since 1993.
Teacher department English University Hawaii at Kealakekua, since 1996.
Program coordinator Island Crisis Help, Kona, Hawaii, 1993-1997. Chair Marriage Project, Honolulu, since 1994. Member Associated Writing Programs.