Bachelor in Natural Science with honors, University Hawaii, 1995. MPS in Environmental & Forest Biology with honors., State University of New York College Environ Science & Forestry, Syracuse, New York, 2004.
Science educator Anchorage School, since 2005. Adjunct professor department biology University Alaska Anchorage, since 2006.
Member of National Merit Educators Association.
Children: R. Freitas Shawn, A. Freitas Emily, L. Freitas Daniel.