Bachelor of Science in Music Education, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1987. Master of Music in Church Music, East Carolina University, Greenville, 1996. Bachelor in Theatre Education, North Carolina Central University, Durham, 2001.
Music teacher Godwin Middle School, Dale City, Virginia, 1988—1992, Jordan High School, Durham, North Carolina, 1992—1993. Drama, music teacher Athens Doctor High School, Raleigh, 1993—1997, Southeast Raleigh High School, 1997—2000. Director music and arts Grace Community Church, 2000—2008.
Piano teacher, Raleigh, since 1992. Musical director Burning Coal Theatre Company, Raleigh, since 2000. Musical director university theater North Carolina State University, Raleigh, since 2002.
Musical director Raleigh Little Theatre, since 2004.
Organist Aquia Episcopal Church, Stafford, Virginia, 1990—1992, St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, Raleigh, 1994—2000. Member of Theatre Communications Group, American Guild Organists (secretary Central North Carolina chapter since 2003), Pi Kappa Lambda, Alpha Psi Omega.
Married Gregory A. Florin, August 6, 1988.