BBH in International Business and Languages, St. Norbert College, 1983. Teacher certified, University Wisconsin, Green Bay, 1989.
Librn. Camp Pendleton (California) Libraries, 1985. Instructor University Wisconsin, Green Bay, 1988—1989. Substitute teacher DePere Ashwaubenon Schools, Wisconsin, 1990—1995, Green Bay Public Schools, 1991—1995.
Instructor Northeast Wisconsin Technology College, Green Bay, 1998.
Member of International Society Poets, Phi Sigma Iota.
Married Tod Andrew Melotte, January 6, 1984 (divorced ). Children: Danielle Marie Melotte, Cassandra Anne Melotte;1 child Joseph James Soletski-Duaime.