Bachelor of Music, Eastern Illinois University, 1987. Master of Arts, Western Illinois University, 1990.
Faculty, William Rainey Harper College, Palatine, Illinois, since 1990; head instructor, NWSRA, Rolling Meadows, Illinois, since 1991. Group piano chair ISMTA, since 1995, member governing board, since 1995.
Member Northwest Suburban Music Teachers Association, Illinois State Music Teachers Association, Music Teachers National Association.
Married James Richard Sbarboro, February 8, 1992. 1 child, Michael.