Bachelor of Fine Arts, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1979.
Freelance photographer, Richmond, Virginia, 1978-1979. Model Prestige/Elite Modeling Agency, New York City, 1980-1984. Staff writer Spy Magazine, 1986-1987.
Contributing editor New York Woman Magazine, 1989-1992, Harper's Bazaar Magazine, New York City, 1994—1999. Contributing editor, editor-at-large Mademoiselle, 1996—2001. Contributing writer American Thunder, since 2003.
Online host Live Girl, America Online, 1996-1998. Guest panelist Politically Incorrect with Bill Mahr television show, since 1994. On-air correspondent Rock Candy on Human immunoglobulin heavy-chain-variable region -1, 1999.