Student, Kent State University, 1968. Bachelor, University Iowa, 1971. Master of Library Science, University Iowa, 1972.
Postgraduate, Yale University, 1988. Master of Business Administration, University Chicago, 1989.
Librarian reference and bookmobile, Adama County Public Library, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, 1972-1974; library director, Adams County Public Library, Gettysburg, 1974-1977; library director, Troy (New York) Public Library, 1977-1981; library director, library system administrator, Kenosha (Wisconsin) Public Library, Kenosha County Library System, 1981-1986; city librarian, Bridgeport (Connecticut) Public Library, 1986-1991; assistant commissioner education and state libraries, State of New Jersey, Trenton, since 1992.
Member American Library Association, New Jersey Library. Association.