Bachelor magna cum laude, Bowdoin College, 1980. Master of Arts in Spanish, Middlebury College, Vermont, 1991. Master of Fine Arts student in Writing and Literature with honors, Bennington College, Vermont, since 2010.
Teacher, chairman department Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1981-1990. Teacher, counselor, head middle school Shady Hill School, Cambridge, 1990—2008. Creative writing teacher Cambridge Center Adult Education, since 2010.
Presenter, speaker in field. Writing workshop leader & teacher.
Member board overseers Shady Hill School, Cambridge, 1995-1998, co-leader S.E.E.D. seminar, 1994-1999. Advisory board Ensemble Theater Community School, New York City, 1988-1992. Volunteer Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Action Committee, Boston, 1993-1995.
Member national S.E.E.D. project Wellesley College Center Research on Women, Massachusetts, 1994-1999. Theater adjudicator Eastern Massachusetts Association Community Theaters, 1997. President board directors Winchester Unitarian Players, 1993-1994.
Member Vokes Players, 1997. Member Gay and Lesbian Education Network, 1st Parish Waltham (treasurer, 2000-2003, social justice chair, 2007-2010).
Married Bruce Myers, 2005.