Bachelor in Art History, New York University, 1990. Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, American University, 1995.
Director, Personal Fitness and Bodywork Professionals Association, New York City, 1988-1989; senior publicist, staff writer, Samantha Dean and Association, New York City, 1989-1992; instructor, American U., Washington, 1993-1994; internet training developer, American U., Washington, 1994-1995; senior editor, Songline Studios, Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1995. Advisory board TeamSpeak Design, Boston, since 1996.
Member Boston Atheneum, Boston Webgrrls, Webmasters Guild (monthly meeting chair 1995), Interactive Media Writers Association (community relations chairperson).
Married J. Charles Swift, May 21, 1994.