Student, Davis College, American Institute Banking, Los Angeles, 1965. Student, National Floral Institute, 1968. License, Bucks College, Newtown, Pennsylvania, 1984.
Associate of Applied Science in Human Services, Arizona Western College, 1994. Master of Arts in human service, University of Wexford, 2000. Doctor of Philosophy in Human Service Leadership Management, University of Wexford, 2004.
Women's program director for Europe,, United States Navy, Rota, Spain, 1976-1977; with marketing services department, Bank of America, Fairfield, California, 1962-1965; commercial accounts specialist, Commerce Bank, St. Charles, Missouri, 1970-1973, 75-76; commercial accounts representative, Commerce Bank, St. Charles, Missouri, 80-82; commercial accounts representative, Pennsylvania National Bank, Philadelphia, 1978-1981; information and referral field nurse, Upjohn Health Care, Newtown, 1982-1985; information and referral specialist, Upjohn Health Care, Jacksonville, Florida, 1985-1989; director volunteer and retired senior volunteer program, Western Arizona Council Govts., Yuma, 1992-1994; senior program administrator, Mid East Area Agency on Aging, Brentwood, Missouri, since 1994. Speaker International Platform Association, 1985-1995.
Board directors Church Women United, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 1980-1985, Yuma Regional Medical Center, 1992-1994. Board directors, member finance committee Jacksonville and Yuma hospices, 1985-1994. Ombudsman advisory Western Arizona Council Governments, 1989-1994.
Member advisory board volunteer clearing house and human services program St. Charles Community College, 1995, board directors, 1997. Executive director Hospital Hospitality House, since 1999. Board directors St. Charles Community Council, 1997, City of Huntington Foundation, 2000.
Member American Association of University Women, Association Fundraising Professionals, National Society Fund Raising Executives, Zonta (past board directors and program director Yuma), Rotary International (board directors), Phi Theta Kappa (Alumni award 1994).
Married Michael Dorsey Fannin. 1 child, Michelle René.