Bachelor in Studio Art, Queens College, Flushing, New York, 1999. Master of Science in Art Education with graduate honors, Queens College, Flushing, New York, 2003.
Page design commercial artist Alexander's Department Store, New York City, 1970—1972. Art institute Saturday enrichment and summer programs Manhasset School Cmty, 1997—2004. Intern Godwin-Ternbach Museum Queens College, Flushing, 1999.
Teacher art Public School 87 Queens, Middle Village, since 1999. Adjunct professor elementary art Queens College, since 2005. Chairperson Funnight publicity and yearbook Munsey Park Parent Council, Manhasset, New York, 1989—1993.
Director P.S. 87 Afterschool Art and Mural Club, Middle Village, 1999—2004. Member partnership committee Center Art Education Grant, New York City, since 2002. Layout designer and controller Interdisciplinary Curriculum Book, 2001.
Supervisor student stage designs, exhibitions.
Pre-cana marriage counselor St. Mary's Parish, 1998—2002. Member executive board Manhasset School Community Association, 1989—1993, chair enrichment program, 1989—1993. Chairperson Funnight publicity and yearbook Munsey Park Parent Council, 1989—1993.
Member of Association Help of Retarded Children (Manhasset chapter) (membership chair 1992-1994, chairperson evening fund raising events 1988-1994, most recruitment members in 2 year period), Kappa Delta Pi.
Married Charles John Fradella, November 11, 1973. 1 child Lauren Diana.