Bachelor with honors, Swarthmore College, 1963.
Administrator Takilma Clinic, Oregon, 1973—1980. Freelance writer, political consultant, 1981—1982. Assistant committee administrator Oregon Senate Committee on Human Services and Aging, Salem, 1983.
Manager newsletter New Options, Inc., Washington, 1983—1985. Writer Craver, Mathews, Smith & Company, Falls Church, Virginia, 1985—1986. Freelance writer specializing in healthcare Corona Communications, Arlington, 1986—1998, Eugene, Oregon, since 1999.
Reporter WebMD, 2000—2001.
Married Benjamin D. Zablocki. 1 child, Abraham M.