Associate of Arts (honorary), Delta College. Bachelor with honours in Art Education, Saginaw Valley State University.
Assistant kindergarten class Zion Lutheran School, Bay City, Michigan, 2000—2001. Day camp program director Lake Huron Boy Scouts of America, Auburn, Michigan, since 1999. Mural program director Zion Lutheran School, Bay City, Michigan, since 2002.
Volunteer art teacher Zion Lutheran Church, Bay City, Michigan, 2001—2002. Volunteer coordinator and fundraiser Bay City Public School, Bay City, Michigan, 1999—2002.
Coordinator event decoration Zion Lutheran Church, Bay City, Michigan, 2001—2002. Member of MAEA (associate), Alpha Chi (honorary), Phi Theta Kappa (honorary).
Married Nicolas Dean Jock, August 20, 1994. Children: Zachary D., Jaron D.