Certified Advanced Studies, Guildhall School Music and Drama, London, 1980. Bachelor of Music, University Miami, 1982.
Section double bassist, Florida Philharmonic, Miami, 1977-1982; assistant principal double bassist, Philharmonic Orchestra of Florida, Fort Lauderdale, since 1985; bassist, American Sinfonietta, since 1991. Teacher bass New World School of the Arts, Miami, since 1987.
Married Henry David Skolnick, March 19, 1982 (divorced). Married Eddie Martinez, June 14, 1996.