Bachelor of Business Administration, University of Wisconsin, 1980; Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin, 1990.
Women's program coordinator United States Postal Service, Milwaukee, 1969-1976. Lectr, University Wisconsin, 1986-1988. Assistant professor Northeastern University, Boston, since 1988.
Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association for Computing Machinery.
Daughter of Michael and Anna (Regusch) Melnyk.