Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, Northwest Missouri State University, 1984. Master of Arts in Teaching, Friend's University, 1992.
Reading and mathematics instructor S. Harrison Public School District, Bethany, Missouri, 1985—1986. Early childhood special educator Independence Public School District, 1986—1987, early childhood special educator & consultant, 1994—1995, Sycamore Hills Elementary, Independence, 1994—1998. 1st and 2nd grade teacher Redeemer Lutheran School, Wichita, Kansas, 1988—1989.
Early childhood special educator Butler Company Cooperative, El Dorado, 1992, Raytown-Northwood Elementary, Missouri, 1992, Independence Oldham-Ozanam Elementary, 1994—1995. Early childhood education coordinator, pediatrics Project E.A.G.L.E., Kansas University Medical Hospital, Kansas City, 1992. Early childhood education special education Rainbow Center, Blue Springs, Missouri, 1994.
Home school educator, terminally ill child, since 1997. Reading teacher Independence Public School, Independence, Missouri, 1998—1999, Bryant Elementary, Bryant, 1998—1999. Early childhood special educator Independence-Sycamore Hills, 1995—1997.
Title one reading teacher Independence-Bryant, 1998—1999.
Church members should support and resourcing their institutions to reflect on political issues in the light of Christian faith.
Treasurer Religious Life Council, 1981—1982. Member Women's Civic Club, Independence, 1996—1997. Treasurer North-East Missouri State University, Maryville.
Vice president National Forensics League Trauma High School, Independence, 1979—1980. Member of Missouri Families, Children, Adoption Association, Home School Legal Defense, Families for Home Education, Independence Home School Association.
Married Brian Raymond Zumalt, December 19, 1987. 1 adopted child Kera Nicole.