Bachelor of Science in Economics and Education, Ohio State University, 1988. Postgraduate, University Delaware.
Teacher social studies, Phoenix Academy, Wilmington, Delaware, 1989;
teacher social studies, Seaford (Delaware) School District, 1989-1991;
lead teacher social studies, Sussex County Vocational Technology School District, Georgetown, Delaware, 1991-1992;
executive director, Delaware Teacher's Academy for Svc. Learning, Wilmington, Delaware, since 1992. Research committee, board directors National Council Social Studies, Washington.
Member rural assistance county Research for Better Schools, Philadelphia. Committee member Domestic Violence Coord. Council-Public Information, Wilmington.
Volunteer Police Athletic League, Wilmington, 1994. Member advisory board, board directors New Castle County Vocational School District, since 1993, Polytech. School District, since 1992.
Member Delaware 2000, 1991-1992, Culture of Study Team, 1991-1992. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, NCSS.