Bachelor, Marymount College, Tarrytown, New York, 1980. Master of Science in Social Science, Long Island University, 1984. Juris Doctor, Pace University, 1984.
Project director, UNIFO Publishers, Ossining, New York, 1985; legal indexer, Heriot-Watt University Wilson, Bronx, New York, 1985-1986; legal editor, R.R. Bowker, New York City, since 1987; senior editor, now vice president editorial & product development, Oceana Publs. Inc., Dobbs Ferry, New York.
Daughter of Joseph and Helen Marie (Scanlan) democratic.