Bachelor, San Jose State University, 1974.
Vice president, Commerce Communities Corporation, Santa Clara, California, 1984-1994. Founder Humanitarian Organisation for Minor to Excell.
Clerk, County of Santa Clara Registrar of Voters, 1995. Member Institute Real Estate Management (vice president 1993-1994, program chair, candidate advisor).
Married Millard Ferdinand Schewe, Junior, December 22, 1961 (divorced October 1993). Children: Millard Ferdinand Schewe III, Mary Helen Schewe Fernstrom.