Associate of General Studies, Montgomery Community College, 1985. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, 1991. Associate of Applied Science, Community College of Philadelphia, 2000.
Statistics clerk, Crime Prevention Association, Philadelphia, 1980-1981; workshop teacher, Jefferson Hospital Evening Program, Philadelphia, 1986-1987; art assistant, Mildred Greenberg, Philadelphia, 1988-1989; visiting artist, Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, 1990; admission representative, Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, 1990-1992; research scientist, artist, Philadelphia, since 1979. Secretary fellowship Pennsylvania Academy Fine Art, 1995, 96.
Tutor Homeless Shelter, 1986. Member National Association of Female Executives, American Public Health Association, World Affairs Council, Pastel Society West Coast, The International Platform Association (Best of Show 1995), Toastmasters, Phi Theta Kappa, Organization Indiana Artists, Pastel Society West Coast, Oil Pastel Association Signature Soft Pastel, Highwire Gallery.