Doctor in Criminal Justice magna cum laude, Mercy College, 1977. Master of Letters, City University of New York, 1980. Postgraduate, New York University.
Community information coordinator Metropolitan Museum Art, New York City, 1969-1970. Public relations assistant Model Cities Administration, 1970-1975. Case worker Human Resources Administration, 1980-1986.
Investigator New York State Department Social Service, since 1986.
Member American Poets Organization.
Married Martinez, July 11, 1966.