Master in Nursing Administration, Nassau Community College, 1991. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Molloy College, 1980. Master of Science in Nursing Administration, Adelphi University, 1991.
Staff nurse North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, New York, 1980-1984, assistant head nurse, 1984-1986, supervisor central service department, since 1986.
Member Long Island Chapter for Center Service Personnel (president-elect 1990-1991, president since 1991), American Drug Free Powerlifting Association (New York State powerlifting champion 1985, 86, 91, national powerlifting champion 1990, world powerlifting champion 1990, national deadlift champion 1991), All Natural Bodybldg. Conference (4th place United States of America Natural Bodybldg.