AS in Nursing, West Los Angeles College, 1986. Bachelor of Science in Nutrition Science, University America, 1994.
Nursing assistant, Fireside Convalescent, Santa Monica, California, 1974;
Licensed Vocational Nursing, Medical Personnel Pool, Los Angeles, 1974-1977;
Licensed Vocational Nursing, Santa Monica (California) Hospital, 1977-1986;
Registered Nurse, Santa Monica (California) Hospital, since 1986. Surveyor American Heart Association, Los Angeles, 1992-1994. Volunteer American Red Cross, Los Angeles, since 1991.
Volunteer nutrition instructor Los Angeles City Schools, 1993-1994. Representative E &G CaucusC.
Member American Association of Critical Care Nurses, American Red Cross, National League for Nursing, California Nurses Association (organizer, negotiator since 1991, director scholarship committee 1994, member professional practice committee 1994, chair professional performance committee Santa Monica-University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center), League of Women Voters, Sierra Club.
Married Foster Carder, July 29, 1967. Children: Dora, Graham Jarvis.