Bachelor of Science in Home Economics, Our Lady of Lake University, 1975. Certified teacher, University Texas, San Antonio, 1991.
Nutritionist W.I.C. program San Antonio Metropolitan Health District, 1981-1989. Elementary bilingual teacher Edgewood Indiana School District, San Antonio, 1989-1992, Northside Indiana School District, San Antonio, 1992—2001, Northeast Indiana School District, San Antonio, since 2001.
Married Pete F. Gómez, August 21, 1976. Children: Christina, Lindsey Michelle, Peter Joseph.