Bachelor, Mount Holyoke College, S. Hadley, Massachusetts, 1984; certified in film production, New York University, 1992.
Manager service Studies., Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City, 1984-1987; managing editor, Science DataLink, New York City, 1987-1989; multimedia consultant, New York City, 1989-1993.
Volunteer The Pearl Theatre Company, New York City, 1988-1994, InTouch Networks, New York City, 1990-1992. Audio describer for visually-impaired theatre goers, since 1992. Docent Brooklyn Historical Society, 2004.
Member International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (Local 771, membership committee 1996-1998, delegate triennial convention 1998, board directors since 1998), Local 700 Motion Picture Editors Guild, Daughters of the American Revolution, Daughters Union Veterans Civil War.