Bachelor in Journalism, Arizona State University, 1982.
Technology editor Special, Inc., Scottsdale, Arizona, 1982. Reference librarian Phoenix Public Library, since 1984. Director communications University Washington, Bothell, 2000—2003.
Manager marketing and communications The Everett Clinical Medical Center, 2003—2005. President Quillecynse Communications, since 2005. Staff writer Phoenix Magazine, 1985-1986.
Freelance writer, public speaker, Phoenix, since 1983. Consultant Arizona State University, Tempe, 1983-1986.
Member American Society Training & Development, Toastmasters International.
Daughter of Ronald J. and Crystal J., S.