Associate of Arts, Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1974. Bachelor, University North Carolina, Charlotte, 1975. Master of Arts, University Nevada, Las Vegas, 1983.
Full time faculty- English professor, Henderson, Nevada, 1983—1987. English professor College Southern Nevada, since 1987. English teacher Menchville High School, Newport News, Virginia, 1979—1986.
Board member Shakespeare Park, Henderson, 1996—2001.
Children: Katie Jane, Jason Nicholas-Michael, Jillian Danielle-Paige.