Bachelor magna cum laude, Lake Erie College, 1965. Master of Arts in Italian, University of California at Los Angeles, 1967. Juris Doctor magna cum laude, Ventura College Law, 1976.
Bar: California 1976, United States District Court (central district) California 1978. Association in Italian University of California-Santa Barbara, 1967-1970. Law clerk, paralegal Ventura County Public Defender' General’ s Office, Ventura, California, 1975.
Sole practice, Ventura, 1976-1979. Co-principal Clabaugh & Perloff, A Professional Corporation, Ventura, 1979-1982. Senior judicial attorney to presiding justice 6th division 2d District Court Appeals, Los Angeles, 1982-1997.
Instructor Ventura College Law, 1976-1979. President, board directors Santa Barbara Zoological Gardens, 1987-1988. Board of trustees Lake Erie College, 1993.
Named Woman of Year, 18th Senatorial district and 35th Assembly district California Legislature, 1992. Recipient Distinguished Alumnae award Lake Erie College, 1996.Mem. California Bar Association (member appellate court committee 1993-1995) Kappa Alpha Sigma.
President, board directors Santa Barbara Zoological Gardens, 1987-1988. Board directors Montecito Foundation, since 1999. Trustee Lake Erie College, since 1993.
Member 19th Agricultural District Board, 2001-2007. Member California Bar Association (appellate court committee 1993-1995), Fiesta City Club, Kappa Alpha Sigma.
Married Lawrence Storch, September 8, 1991.