Bachelor, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1983.
Technology support underwriter Continental Insurance Company, Columbus, 1967-1977. Training coordinator Aetna Insurance Company, Livingston, New Jersey, 1977-1979. Office services manager Continental Insurance Company, 1979-1981, manager, 1981-1982, manager marketing Piscataway, 1982-1985.
Manager marketing development Fred S. James & Company, Short Hills, 1985-1986. Vice president Beneficial Insurance Group, Peapack, 1986-1987, International Skating Union-Griffith-Prideaux Insurors, Morristown, since 1987.
Volunteer Leana Brown for Senate campaign, Parsippany, New Jersey, 1977-1978. Member Boonton Senior Citizens Commission, 1983-1986. Appointed member advisory committee for State of New Jersey Insurance Department, 1989-1990.
Member National Association Insurance Women (regional officer 1986-1987, named Insurance Woman of Year 1983, chairman state council 1982-1984, president Northwest New Jersey chapter 1981-1982), National Association of Female Executives, American Association of University Women, Delta Mu Delta, Phi Epsilon Omega.
Daughter of Willis Robert and Ruth Ann (Eastwood) Daniels. Divorced; children: Suzanne Elaine, Brian Kelly.