Bachelor of Science in Health Service, University Detroit, 1994. Certified in addiction, University Detroit, 1996. Master of Science in Health Services Administration, University Detroit, 1997.
Master of Arts in Counseling, University Detroit, 2002.
Manager, administrative assistant Poro Beauty College, Detroit, 1969—1976. Clerk, secretary University Detroit, 1976—1978. Administrative secretary Harper Hospital, 1978—1996.
Outreach service delivery specialist Empowerment Zone Coalition, 1996—1998. Medlink coordinator Jewish Vocational Services, 1998—2001. Project officer Partnership for a Drug Free Detroit, 2001—2002.
Associate coordinator special services Bureau Substance Abuse, City of Detroit, 2002—2003, directors assistant special projects, since 2003. Licensed realtor Real Estate One, since 2003. Board member, secretary substance abuse prevention program board Council Baptist Pastors, 1977—2005.
Member, committee chair Homeless Action Network Detroit, 2000—2005. Community representative Family Indiana Agency Family to Family, 2003—2005. Counselor National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Detroit, 2003—2004.
Children: Tony Mack Robinson Junior, Clyde Wimsley Bates III, Jermaine Wendell Bates, Tiffany Nicole Bates.