Bachelor of Science in Home Economics, University Nebraska, Omaha, 1965. Master of Science of Education, Iowa State University, 1979.
Administrative dietitian, Clarinda (Iowa) Municipal Hospital, 1967-1969;
instructor art, Turkey Valley Schools, Waucoma, Iowa., 1969-1970;
expert agent home economics, Iowa State University Cooperative Ext. Svc., Fayette, 1970-1976;
expert agent home economics, Iowa State University Cooperative Ext. Svc., Mason City, 1976-1986;
expert agent home economics, U. Florida Cooperative Ext.
Svc., Seffner, 1986-1994; expert director, U. Florida Cooperative Ext. Svc., Seffner, since 1994.
President Condominium Association, Treasure Island, 1988-1994. Member Florida Association Extension Home Economists (1st vice president 1990-1992, state secretary 1992-1993), American Association Home Economists, Epsilom Sigma Phi (State Team award 1991).
Married George J. Chernesky, July 25, 1964. 1 child, Robert Mark.