Bachelor of Science with honors, University Sydney, Australia, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Macquarie University, Sydney, 1998.
Research assistant department inorganic chemistry University Sydney, 1990-1991. Senior technical research officer Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, 1992-1993. Chemical evaluator National Occupational Health Safety, since 1999.
Patent author Baldwin Shelsten Waters, 2001—2002.
Member of Intellectual Property Society Australia and New Zealand, Royal Australian Chemical Institute (chartered).
Married William Henry Vickery, April 25, 1993 (deceased).