Associate of Arts, Mesa College, Grand Junction, Colorado, 1972. Student, University Colorado, 1974. Bachelor of science in nursing magna cum laude, Westminster College, Salt Lake City, 1977.
Postgraduate, University Utah, 1987. Master in Nursing Administration, University Phoenix, 1992.
Staff nurse orthopedics, St. Marks Hospital, Salt Lake City, 1977-1978; staff nurse emergency room, St. Marks Hospital, 1978-1980; nursing supervisor, St. Marks Hospital, 1980-1981; head nurse, St. Marks Hospital, 1981-1983; assistant director nursing, Hospital Corporation of America St. Marks Hospital, Salt Lake City, 1983-1989; president, JJS Associations, Park City, Utah., since 1990. Guest lecturer U. Utah College Nursing, 1988-1990.
Member board directors Hospital Corporation of America St. Marks Women's Center, Salt Lake City, 1989. Co-chairman Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, Park City, 1990. Member American Nurses Association, National Organization of Women, American Organization Nurse Executives, Utah Nurses Association, Utah Nurses Foundation (board directors 1992), Utah Tennis Association, Alpha Chi, Sigma Theta Tau.
Married Paul Schenk, August 7, 1977. Children: Hillary Jane, Morgan Andrew.