Bachelor in English Literature, Ithaca College, 1979. Master of Science in Journalism, Columbia University, 1991.
Editorial assistant, Arbor House Publications, New York City, 1980-1981; senior publicist, St. Martin's Press., New York City, 1981-1983; publicity, editorial staff, Grove Press, New York City, 1983-1984; publicity manager, New American Library., New York City, 1984-1985; publicity manager, Avon Books, New York City, 1985-1987; publicity manager, Conde Nast Publs., New York City, 1987-1988; publicity manager, Lang Communications, New York City, 1988-1990; freelance writer, since 1991; articles editor, Woman's World, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1993-1994; editor, More Joy] (Doctor Joy Browne Newsletter), since 1996.
Co-chair 202 Riverside Dr Tenants Association, New York City, since 1984. Member American Society Journalists and Authors, National Writers Union.