Bachelor of Science in Vocational Home Economics Education, Oregon State University, 1972. Master of Arts in Home Economics Education, University Northern Colorado, 1976.
Teacher home economics and business McKenzie High School, Blue River, Oregon, 1972—1973. Teacher home economics Helen McCune Junior High School, Pendleton, 1973—1976, Isaac Newton Junior High School, Littleton, Colorado, 1976—1978. Chairman home economics department, teacher Powell Junior High School, since 1981, chair district writing team, member district steering committee, 1983—1985, district home economics chair, 1984—1985.
Steering committee member Bethany Lutheran Church Singles, 1979—1981. Member of National Education Association, Colorado Home Economics Association, American Home Economics Association, Littleton Education Association, Delta Kappa Gamma.