Bachelor of Music, Converse College, 1981. Postgraduate, College Charleston, 1983. Master of Music, Southern Illinois University, 1995.
Private piano study, Paris, 1984.
Piano teacher Shakibanasab Studio, Summerville, South Carolina, since 1985. Music director Knightsville United Methodist Church, 1995-1998, Midland Park United Methodist Church, North Charleston, South Carolina, 1999-2001. Accompanist St. Luke's Children's Center, Summerville, since 1999.
Freelance accompanist. Special events coordinator Piccolo Spoleto, 1990—1991, performer, 1982. Real estate investor.
Coordinator Serenade Summerville Concert Series, since 2001. Piano adjudicator.
Volunteer Helping One Student To Succeed. President Summerville High School Cross Country Booster Club. Member Music Teachers National Association, American Guuild Organist, South Carolina Piano Festival Association, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Kappa Lambda.
Married Reza Shakibanasab, November, 15, 1961. Children: David Reza, Joseph Reza, Alexander Reza, Samuel Reza.