Bachelor of Science, Southern Illinois University.
Teacher Chicago Board Education, 1975—1980. Health claims adjuster Kemper Insurance, Long Grove, Illinois, 1980—1982. Sales consultant ITT Education Service, since 1982.
Voters registration volunteer, Chicago, 1984. Coordinator Walk American American Cancer Society, 1982, DuPage, 1983. Community action volunteer PanHellenic Community Action Council, Chicago, 1983.
Board directors Community Health Program, 1984—1985. Bike rider Sickle Cell Anemia Midwest Association, Chicago, 1977, 1981, 1983. Member of Toastmasters (parliamentarian since 1985, education vice president 1986, Best Speaker award 1985), National Association Female Executives.