Bachelor, Monmouth College, 1981. Master of Arts in Education, Monmouth College, 1988. Master of Science in Education, Monmouth College, 1992.
Pianist First Church of Christ Scientist, Red Bank, New Jersey, since 1972. Teacher Freehold (New Jersey) Township Board Education, 1981-1982. Assistant manager Abraham and Straus Pianos, Eatontown, New Jersey, 1988-1989, musician, pianist, 1989-1991.
Manager Tustings Piano Company, Asbury Park, 1989-1990. Assistant principal Sea Girt (New Jersey) Board Education, since 1982, principal, chairperson music department, since 1991, director theater group, since 1984. Chairperson selection committee New Jersey Teacher Recognition Program, Monmouth County, 1988-1989.
Corresponding secretary Sea Girt PTO, 1992. Member Music Educators National Conference (president 1982), All Shore Music Conference (secretary 1983-1985), People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Principia Club Coastal New Jersey (secretary since 1984), Kappa Delta Pi (Junior Teacher award 1981), Phi Alpha Theta.