Bachelor of Science in Music, West Chester University, 1981. Master of Science in Education, Temple University, 1986.
Music educator, conductor, Eastern Lancaster County School District, New Holland, Pennsylvania, since 1981. Member Lancaster (Pennsylvania) Chamber Singers, 1983-1986, chanticle choir St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Lancaster, since 1991.
Member National Education Association, Pennsylvania Education Association, Eastern Lancaster Education Association, Music Educators National Conference, Pennsylvania Music Educators Association, Lancaster-Lebanon Music Educators Association, Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.).
Married Thomas Andrew Banks, August 21, 1983. 1 child, Andrew Taylor.