Bachelor magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1987.
Executive director Harvard and Radcliffe Alumni/ae Against Apartheid, Somerville, Massachusetts, 1987-1988. Editor local 23-25 International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union, New York City, since 1988. Associate producer (video) Sheridan Elson Productions, 1990, independent associate producer video, 1990.
Member New York Labor Committee Against Apartheid, Brooklyn, since 1988. Executive committee member Harvard and Radcliffe Alumni/ae Against Apartheid, Somerville, 1988-1990, member, since 1987. Executive committee youth section Democratic Socialists of America, New York City, 1988-1990, member, since 1987.
Member New York City Center Labor Council American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (delegate since 1989), New York City Metro Labor Press Council, International Labor Communications Association (Journalistic Awards Contest General Excellence 2nd award 1990).