Bachelor of Business Administration, University Florida, Gainesville, 1979. Master in International Management, American Graduate School International Management, Glendale, Arizona, 1981.
Marketing representative Dow Chemical, Houston, 1982-1983. Marketing researcher Al Akeel & Brothers, Saudi Arabia, 1983-1984. Controller Williams Architects, Clearwater, 1987-1995.
City commissioner City of Clearwater, 1996-1999. County commissioner Pinellas County, since 1999.
Board of directors Leadership Pinellas, Clearwater, 1993-1994, Cmty. Pride ChildCare, since 1993, Protecting and Caring Together Foundation, since 1996, Pinellas Planning Council, 1996-1997, UPARC Foundation, since 1997, Metropolitan Planning Organisation, since 1997. Board of trustees Young Women’s Christian Association, Tampa Bay, since 1997.
Member Junior League Clearwater-Dunedin (president 1992-1993, Volunteer of Year 1994, 97), Association Junior Leagues International (international nominating committee 1995-1997).
Married James Ronald Seel, May 29, 1983. Children: Brian, Scott.