Bachelor in Political Science, University Massachusetts, 1973.
Paralegal Poole, Tinnin & Martin, P.A., Albuquerque, 1980. Research and writing consultant for history preservation clients New Hampshire and Maine, since 1983. Paralegal Nixon, Hall & Hess, P.A., Manchester, New Hampshire, 1986-1989.
Substitute teacher Manchester (New Hampshire) and Candia (New Hampshire) School Dist.s, 1990-1997. Museum education coordinator Millyard Museum, since 1997. Instructor history New Hampshire Institute Art, since 1999.
Youth educator University New Hampshire Youth Opportunities Unlimited, Manchester and Durham, New Hampshire, 1991-1992. Museum teacher Museum New Hampshire History, Concord, 1995-1997. Museum docent Albuquerque Museum Art, History and Science, 1977-1980.
Zoning committee chair, planning board member Town of Candia, 1981-1983. Founder, president Candia Chemical People Task Force, 1983-1989. Board directors Parent Association for Individual Self-Esteem, Manchester, 1983-1985, Fitts Museum Foundation, Candia, 1990-1995.
Trustee Fitts Museum/Town, Candia, 1992-1997. Member American Canada Genealogical Society, New Hampshire History Society, Manchester History Association, Fitts Museum Foundation, Phi Beta Kappa.
Married Donald W. Coleman, November 27, 1970 (divorced April 1997). Children: Tiffani Lin, Scott J.