Bachelor in History, California State University, Hayward, 1987. Master of Arts in History, Bridgewater State College, Massachusetts, 1991. Postgrad. in History, Lehigh University, Pennsylvania, 1992—1994.
Doctor of Arts in Higher Education, Public Administration, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, 2003.
Adjunct assistan professor George Mason University, 2003, Southern Maine Community College, Portland, Maine, 2005, Tidewater Community College, Chesapeake, Virginia, since 2006, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Norfolk, since 2004, director academics, since 2008, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Special Projects, St. Augustine, Florida, 2010. President Association Community College Educators, 2001—2003, George Mason University Higher Education Program.
Married Alan Arthur LaBeouf, June 23, 1979. 1 child Pamela Hernon.