Bachelor, Trinity University, San Antonio, 1986. Master of Business Administration, University Texas, San Antonio, 1988.
Television remote crew Trinity University, 1983-1986. Public relations intern Atkins & Associates, San Antonio, 1986. Marketing assistant Regnier, Valdez & Associates, 1989.
Broadcast television engineer KENS-television, from 1982. Engineering representative KENS-television advisory council, 1990-1991.
Member public relations committee Trinity University College Representatives, 1985-1986. Member University Texas at San Angelo Master of Business Administration Association, American Marketing Association, Trinity University Management Association, Women in Communications, Blue Key, Mortar Board, Alpha Lambda Delta, Alpha Chi, Alpha Epsilon Rho (alumni chairperson 1984-1985, president 1985-1986), Zeta Chi.