Registered Nurse, Holyoke Hospital School Nursing, 1976. Bachelor in Behaviorial Science, University New Hampshire, 1989. Master of Public Administration, University Nebraska, 1998.
Research health science specialist Veterans Administration Hospital, Omaha, 1998—2000. Disability rights advisory Statewide Indep. Living Council, Lincoln, since 1999.
Board directors Nebraska Advocacy Services. Member National Council Independent Living.
Executive director Nebraska chapter Statewide Indiana Living. Council, since 2003; board directors American Red Cross, Nebraska. Member of American Association People with Disabilities, American Society Public Administration.
Married Perry E. Hoell, June 11, 1976. 1 child Graham.