Bachelor in Psychology, Southwestern University, 1993. Master of Education, University North Texas, 1995.
Counseling assistant, Guerra-Dawson Center for Counseling, Georgetown, Texas, 1992-1993; counseling intern counseling and human development center, U. North Texas, Denton, 1994; counseling intern child and family resource clinic, U. North Texas, Denton, 1995; youth care worker-relief, Youth Options, Inc., Austin, Texas, 1996; youth care worker I, Youth Options, Inc., Austin, Texas, 1996-1997; youth care worker II, Youth Options, Inc., Austin, Texas, 1997-1998; adolescent and family counelor/Cmty. Svc. Projects, LifeWorks (formerly Youth Options), Austin, Texas, since 1998.
Counseling volunteer Safe Haven of Ann's Hospice, Denton, 1995. Member American Counseling Association, National Board for Certified Counselors.