Associate in Theatre Arts, Manatee Community College, 1973. Bachelor in Theatre and Communications Arts, University West. Florida, 1975.
President The Venice Company/Commercial Properties Downtown Venice. President Erhart Family Foundation, Venice, since 1997. Board directors, chairman marketing committee, member fundraising and steering committees, vice president board directors Venice Area Beatification, Inc., 2001—2003.
Past member Economic Development Advisory Board, Airport Master Plan Review Committee City of Venice. Member Venice Comty. Center Review Committee, 2000—2001, City Tax Oversight Committee, Venice, since 2000.
Member, past president Friends of Venice Library. Secretary, Second vice president of arts and education, director Stage II and Theatre Camp, guest artistic director Venice Little Theatre, president board directors, since 2000. Numerous offices including past president, board doctorandus Venice MainStreet, Inc., chairman marketing committee, 2002—2003.
Vice president, guest instructor and director P.J. Productions Children's Theatre, Venice, since 1992, founding director, guest artistic director, 1987—2001. Member jury Arts in Public Places, 2000—2002. Chairman strengthening parenting committee The Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition of Sarasota County, Inc., 2001—2003.
Past. board directors 20/20 Steering and Visioning Board, Venice. Arts and Culture Alliance, since 1998. Member of Quota International of Venice Area (charter president 1995-1997, treasurer and publicist 1997-1999, district(27) secretary-treasurer 1999, vice president (27) 2001, lieutenant governor (27) 2000-2002, governor (27) 2002-2004), Venice Area Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1995—2001, past chairman several committees, past task force project director Interlocal Peforming Arts Center Study, Marie Kaufman President award 1998), Venice Area Historic Society (president 1999—2001, past president 2001-2002, chairman history plaque committee 2000-2003), Florida Theatre Conference (life), Venice Rotary Club (Doc Matson award 2003).
Married Thomas B. Trammell. Children: Thomas, Thor, Arthur, Tristan.