Bachelor of Science, Wake Forest University, 1983. Master of Science, Iowa State University, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 2000.
Youth guidance director North Area Youth for Christ, Waukegan, Illinois, 1984-1987. Neighborhood administrator Neighborhood Housing Services, Denver, 1987-1988. Executive unit director American Cancer Society, 1988-1990.
Director volunteer services Allen Hospital, Waterloo, Iowa, 1990-1993. Assistant professor Butler University College Business Administration, Indianapolis, since 2000.
Board directors Girl Scouts United States of America, Waterloo, 1994-1995. Volunteer Lafayette (Indiana) Urban Ministries, 1996-2000. Member Academy Management.
Married Jonathan Paul Brower, October 11, 1986. 1 child, Shelby Sue.