AS, Reedley (California) Community Col, 1976; Bachelor of Science, California State University, Fresno, 1979; Doctor of Osteopathy, Southern California College Optometry, Fullerton, 1983.
Optometrist, Gowanda, New York, 1983-1987; low vision specialist, Jamestown, New York, since 1986; low vision specialist, Fredonia, New York, since 1986; low vision specialist, Blind Association of W. New York, Buffalo, since 1983. Director Optometric Advisory Committee, Buffalo, since 1991. Clinical director Low Vision Center, Blind Association of New York, Buffalo, since 1993.
Treasurer Fredonia Preservation Society, 1988-1993. Correspondent secretary Brooks Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, Dunkirk, New York, 1990-1991, 1st vice president, 1991-1993, president, 1993-1995. Member American Association of University Women (community affairs committee 1989-1991), New York State Optometric Association, Southwestern Optometric Association, American Optometric Association.
Married Steven Norman Ihrig, November 24, 1984. Children: Brandon Lee, Blake Robert, Brittney Meagan.