Bachelor of science in nursing with honors, University Kentucky, 1978. Master of Business Administration, University South Carolina, 1987.
Primary nurse University Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, 1978-1979. Charge nurse Richland Memorial Hospital, Columbia, South Carolina, 1980-1983. Clinical director, purchasing agent Hematology & Oncology Associates, 1983-1986.
Charge nurse Lexington Medical Center, West Columbia, South Carolina, 1986-1989, leader service excellence workshop, 1988-1989. Surgical nurse St. Mary's Hospital, Huntington, West Virginia, 1989. Thrombolytic information specialist pharmaceutical sales department Genentech, Inc., since 1989.
Program director South Carolina Southern Heritage Celebration. Member National Association of Female Executives, American Management Association, National Council Jewish Women. Volunteer Registered Nurse emergency department Raleigh General Hospital.
Counselor to abused children.