Ba, N. Illinois University, 1981.
Corporate communications staff coordinator Centel Corporation, Chicago, 1981-1986. Manager special events Network Marketing Group, Oak Brook, 1986-1988. President Poulsen Promotions, Chicago, 1988—2004.
Sales representative Recycled Paper Greetings, 2004—2010. Consultant special events and public relations.
Volunteer Easter Seal Society and March of Dimes, Chicago, 1987-1988, Penny Pullen Campaign Committee, Park Ridge, Illinois, 1981-1983, American Cancer Society, Des Plaines, Illinois, 1983, Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry, Naperville, Illinois. Executive advisor Junior Achievement, Chicago, 1982-1983. Active Lincoln Park Center Association, Chicago, 1988.
Nominating committee executive board directors Patterson Elementary School Parent-Teachers Association, 1987, member, since 1986. Volunteer District 204 Referendum Committee. Master of Library Science Chicago Fire coordinator summer soccer camp, Naperville, Illinois, 1998-2008.
Volunteer Parent-Teachers Association, since 1995. Team administrator Chicago Magic Resolution soccer team, 2001—2004. Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry, Naperville, since 2003.
Member International Association Business Communicators, Women's American, Organization for Rehabilitation through Training, Ad-Net Chicago, Parents and Child Education Society, National Council Jewish Women, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.
Married Gregory Carl Poulsen, June 13, 1987. Children: Michael Carl, Michelle Jennifer.