Bachelor of Business Administration, St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1977. Juris Doctor, University Iowa, 1980.
Attorney, vice president disability insurance and group products, officer, Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, Milwaukee, since 1980.
Member charitable giving task force Million Dollar Round Table, Chicago, 1985, deferred giving committee, trust and estate advisory committee Marquette University, Milwaukee, 1987-1989. Member disability committee Health Insurance Association American, 1996-1998. Board directors Iowa Law School Foundation, since 2000.
Member American Bar Association, Wisconsin Bar Association, American Society Chartered Life Underwriter, American Society Chartered Finance Consultant, St. Mary's College Alumnae Association (national board directors 1981-1986), Phi Delta Phi.