Bachelor of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1973. Master of Library Science, University Pittsburgh, 1980.
Information specialist Information and Volunteer Services, Pittsburgh, 1980-1981. Administrative assistant The Bank Center, 1982-1984. Indexer Heriot-Watt University Wilson Company, Bronx, New York, 1984-1987.
Assistant editor Public Affairs Information Service, New York City, 1987-1995, editorial, marketing and systems associate, 1995-1998. Library Brooklyn Public Library., 1998—2004, senior library, since 2004. Adult literacy tutor Central Learning Center, Brooklyn Public Library., since 1998.
Interviewer Mayor's Volunteer Action Center, New York City, 1992-1995. Member American Library Association, Special Library. Association, American Society Indexers (president New York chapter 1988-1989).