Bachelor of Science, New Mexico State University, 1986.
Mathematics/science teacher, Gadsden School District, Anthony, New Mexico, 1986-1990; detention room supervisor, Elko (Nevada) County School District, 1990-1991; 6th grade teacher, Elko (Nevada) County School District, since 1991. Art club sponsor Gadsden School District, 1986-1990, assistant track coach, 1987-1988, head trach coach, 1988-1989, science olympiad coach, 1988-1990.
Member American Association of University Women.
Married Jeffrey R. Mattern, May 26, 1984.