Bachelor of Music, Indiana University, 1984. Master of Music, Indiana University, 1986. Doctor of Music, University Cincinnati, 1993.
Mobile Marketing Association, University Cincinnati, 1996. Doctor of Philosophy in Hispanic Literature, University Cincinnati, 1998.
Research assistant Romulo College, Caracas, Venezuela, 1987—1988, Biblioteca Nacional, Caracas, 1988—1989. Graduate teaching assistant University Cincinnati, 1989—1997. Assistant professor arts University Catolica Andres Bello, Caracas, 1998—2003.
Assistant professor Spanish Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, since 2003. Library. music Cincinnati (Ohio) Symphony Orchestra, 1993—1994. Speaker in field.
Member of American Society of Composers (scholar 1993), National Capital Language Resource Center, Multimedia Educational Resource Learning and On-line Teaching, Opera American, American Composers Forum, American Music Center.