Certified home health aide, Weber State College, 1980; A. in Child Development, Bank Street College, 1985; A. Business with Computer Applications, Davis Applied Technology Center, 1994.
Child development specialist, various day care centers, New York, Idaho, Alaska, 1980-1986; nurses aide, Weber County Department on Aging, Ogden, Utah., 1981, 1986-1988; freelance poet, writer, Syracuse, Utah., since 1988; substitute teacher, Davis County Schools, since 1990. Computer applications training specialist Computer Applied Training, since 1996.
Member American Poetry Association, World of Poetry, National Authors Registry, Girl Scouts United States.
Married Gene Edward Lanier, July 4, 1978. 1 child, Deandra Marie.