Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling, Louisiana State University, New Orleans, 1982.
State patient services coordinator, National Multiple Sclerosis Society, New Orleans, 1982-1983; from education coordinator to manager educational services, director education and member svc, Society Louisiana Certified Public Accountants, New Orleans, since 1983.
Board directors American Heart Association, Metairie, Louisiana, since 1992. Member National Association of Female Executives, American Society for Training and Development (program committee member 1990-1991), American Society Association Executives, Louisiana Society Association Executives, Society Louisiana Certified Public Accountants (honorary life member), New Orleans Certified Public Accountant Wive's Club (communication chair, board member 1992).
Married Salvador Cusanza, Junior, December 18, 1981. 1 child, Kristin.