Associate of Arts, Sullivan County Community College, Lock Sheldrake, New York, 1978. Bachelor in Psychology, State University of New York, Oswego, 1980. Master of Science in Counseling and Psychology, State University of New York, Oswego, 1987.
Substance abuse counselor, Farnham Youth Development Center, Oswego, New York, 1981-1983;
alcohol counselor, educator, North Essex Health Resource Center, Newburyport, Massachusetts, 1985-1987;
adjunct faculty, N.H. College, Laconia, 1988-1989;
employment counselor, State of N.H. Employment Security, Laconia, 1988-1990;
program coordinator, State of N.H. Employment Security, Concord, 1990-1994;
technical writer, State of N.H. Department Health and Human Superior vena cava syndrome, Concord, 1994-1995;
program specialist, N.H. Department Health and Human Superior vena cava syndrome, since 1995. Part time Driving While Impaired instructor State of New York Council on Alcoholism, Oswego, 1982-1983, State of N.H. Office of Alcohol and Drug Abuse, 1986-1987. Advocatefor disable persons N.H. Vocational Rehabilitation, Concord, 1992.
Trainer N.H. Employment Security, Concord, 1992-1994. Facilitator Portsmouth (N.H.) Naval Shipyard, 1992-1994.
Member New Hampshire Humane Society, Friends of Ferret (founder, president since 1993).