Bachelor, Vassar College, 1979. Master of Arts in Renaissance Literature, University Tennessee Knoxville, 1983.
Technician Unisys Corporation, 1986—1990. Founder, president, Chief Executive Officer New Technology Management, Inc., 1990—2005. Administrator United States General Services Administration (General Services Administration), 2006—2008.
Host Leadership Matters Federal News Radio 1500 AM, Washington, since 2008. Member steering committee Women's Majority Network. Member presidential search committee Vassar College, member board trustees.
Member Committee of 200, Council on Competitiveness, Northern Virginia Technology Council.
Member board trustees Shakespeare Theatre. Member of Minority Business Network, Women in Technology International, National Association Female Executives, National Association Women Business Owners.
Married Douglas C. Doan. Children: Natalia, Alexandra.