Bachelor History, Oakland University, 1997. Master of Arts in Youth Development, Michigan State University, 2006. Graduate, New Detroit Multicultural Immersion Program, 2005.
Graduate, Southeast Asian Studies Summer Institute, 2005. Graduate, New Generation Training Program.
Promotion director, Metrogroup Promotions, Inc., Farmington Hills, Michigan, 1987-1990;
promotion director, Columbia Broadcasting System Radio, Inc., Southfield, Michigan, 1990-1992;
instructor public speaking, coach forensics, Cranbrook-Kingswood H.S., Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, since 1992. Founder, instructor McMichael Middle School Modern Language Club, Detroit, 1991. Supervisor Madison Junior H.S. Conflict Resolution Program, Pontiac, Michigan, 1994-1996.
Director Svc.-Learning Program, Pontiac and Oak Park, Michigan, since 1997.
Coordinator workforce preparation program 4-H Youth Programs Michigan State University, since 1994. Volunteer Pres's. Summit for Am's. Future, 1997, AmeriCorps Oakland, 1994, 95, AmeriCorps Volunteers in Service to America, 1996, Red Cross Disaster Action Team, Hands on Network Gulf Coast Hurricane Relief.
Member Michigan Interscholastic Forensics Association (certified judge), Oakland University Honors College Almuni Association (Odyssey award 2001), International Association Facilitators, LeadNet Community Leadership Development Team, Association Psychological Type, Americorps Alums, Oak Park Optimist Club, Phi Alpha Theta.
Married Gregory Lawrence Bowman, September 2, 1996.