Bachelor of Science, Bemidji State University, 1974. Master of Education in College Student Personnel, University Wisconsin, La Crosse, 1981.
Program director Student Center, instructor education department, Moorhead (Minnesota) State University, 1974-1975; assistant director Student Center,, University of Wisconsin, Platteville, 1975-1977; director conferences, adult education counselor, instructor theatre arts department, Viterbo College, La Crosse, 1978-1981; marketing director, The Center Companies-Rosedale (Minnesota) Center, 1983-1989; marketing director, The Center Companies-Valley View Mall, La Crosse, 1981-1983; promotions manager Minnesota World Trade Center, Brookfield Development Inc., St. Paul, since 1989.
Chairman parade-float committee St. Paul Winter Carnival, since 1984. Member Roseville Community Band, since 1985. Volunteer Our Fair Carousel, St. Paul, since 1989.
Member International Council Shopping Centers (certified marketing director, Maxi award 1989), Minnesota Shopping Centers Association, Advertising Federation Minnesota (Show award 1987), Roseville Chamber of Commerce (president 1987-1988), St. Paul Downtown Council.