Bachelor, College New Rochelle, New York, 1968. Master of Library Science, Long Island University, Greenvale, New York, 1969.
Library. assistant New Rochelle Public Library., 1968—1969, children's library, 1969, Johnson Public Library., Hackensack, New Jersey, 1969—1970. Library South River High School, 1970—1972. Director South River Public Library., 1972—1988.
Regional superintendent library Ocean County Library., 1988. Board director Monroe Township Library., since 1988.
Board directors Woodbridge Development Center, 1983—1988. President board Literacy Volunteers Middlesex County, New Jersey, 1981—1986. Secretary executive board Regional Library.
Cooperative; Member of American Library Association, Libraries of Middlesex (president 1983-1984), Library. Public Relations Council, New Jersey Library. Association 1989-1990.
Married Leonard Francis Cackowski, July 11, 1970. Children: Kathleen, Beth, Celia.