Bachelor of Science in Journalism, University Kansas, 1982.
Proshop assistant Alvamar County Club, Lawrence, Kansas, 1979-1981. Intern McGavern Guild Radio Republican, Dallas, 1982. Secretary Bloom Advertising Agency, 1982.
Account executive assistant Selcom, Inc. Radio Republican, 1982-1983. Advertising consultant Station KKMJ-FM Keymarket, Inc., Austin, 1983-1989.
Agent New York Life Insurance Company, 1989-1992. Local sales manager KHFI/KMXX Radio Stations, since 1992.
Vice president Center Texas chapter Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 1987, president, 1988-1989. Member National Association Life Underwriters, American Women in Radio and television, Austin Association Life Underwriters, Toastmasters (vice president West Austin chapter 1987).
Married Robert Ralph Lakin, April 30, l988.