Bachelor of Science in Journalism and Sociology, University of Wisconsin, River Falls, 1995.
Freelance reporter, producer, Cable Access/Stillwater (Minnesota), 1987-1996;
editor, inventor, Sin Magazine, River Falls, 1992;
photographer, Friends of the Saddle Horse, Cannon Falls, Minnesota, 1992;
photographer, Saddle and Bridle Magazine, 1992;
photographer, Courage St. Croix, Stillwater, since 1993;
photographer, Twin Cities Reader, Minneapolis, 1994;
producer, Campus television News, River Falls, 1995;
producer, Cable Access Center, Stillwater, 1996. Promotions person Society Professional Journalist, River Falls, 1993-1994. Pres.New Music Alliance, River Falls, 1992-1993.
Producer, director Kaptain's Korner show, Stillwater, 1995. Photographer Quarter Abroad, Europe, 1990. President, inventor Crisis Center, 1992.
Volunteer, member Courage St. Croix, Stillwater, since 1993. Mission work our Savior's Lutheran Church, Cuernavaca, Mexico, 1986. Member Women in Communications, International television Association, River Valley Art Council, Tri-State Horseman's Association (award of excellence 1990), Children's Home Society.
Married Paul Frederick Peterson.