Bachelor of science in nursing, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1969.
Head nurse medical-surgical III, Falmouth (Massachusetts) Hospital clinical-administrative supervisor, Falmouth (Massachusetts) Hospital with staff development, Falmouth (Massachusetts) Hospital staff nurse II intensive care unit, Loudoun Hospital Center, Leesburg, Virginia.
Member American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Sigma Theta Tau.
Married Charles O'Hara, August 30, 1969 (deceased). Children: Brett, Kaitlin.