Bachelor, Case Western Reserve University, 1971. Master of Arts, Edinboro University, 1984. Postgraduate, Kent State University.
Liaison Case Western Reserve University/Lancaster University, Cleveland and Lancaster, United Kingdom, 1970-1971. Educator, department chairman Conneaut (Ohio) Area City Schools, 1972-1984, 86—. Administrator Kent State University, Ashtabula, Ohio, 1985-1986.
Vice chair Local Professional Development Committee, Conneaut, 1998-2001. Advisory board Kent State University, Ashtabula, 1985-1986. Curriculum consultant Conneaut Area City Schools, 1982, 87, 2002-2004, Ashtabula County Schools, Jefferson, Ohio, 1997.
Consultant/county representative Northeast Regl. Professional Development Center, Cleveland and Jefferson, 1993-1995. Co-chair curriculum and instruction committee Conneaut High School, 1999.
Member Ashtabula County Curriculum Committee, Ohio Standards Assessments, 2003-2004, 2004-2005, Building Leadership Team, 2002-2005, Performance for Excellence Baldrige Training Seminar, 2002. Member Conneaut High School, since 2004. Mentor Pathwise and Ohio First for 1st year teachers Conneaut Area City Schools, 2006.
Volunteer Heart Fund March of Dimes, Ashtabula, since 2002. Volunteer National Diabetes Foundation, 1994—1997. Board directors Community Counseling Center, 1985—1989.
Secretary, negotiations representative Conneaut Education Association, 1980—1984. Member American Association of University Women, National Education Association, National Council Teachers English, Conneaut Education Association, Ohio Education Association, United States Golf Association, Delta Kappa Gamma, Chi Sigma Iota.