Master of Social Work, University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1974.
Assistant director cause program Community Service Society, New York City, 1977—1978. Program administrator, clinical supervisor Student Assistance Services, Tarrytown, 1984—1998. Curriculum chair, field placement coordinator human service Westchester Community College, Valhalla, since 1998.
Member of National Association of Social Workers (Westchester division) (Social Worker of Year 2009).
Married James J. Pressler, November 21, 1966. Children: Sarah Collins, Colin Daniel.