Bachelor of Engineering, Plymouth State College, 1964; Master of Business Administration, Rivier College, 1991.
Teacher Belmont (New Hampshire) School District, 1964-1965, Nashua (New Hampshire) School District, since 1965. Advisory board University New Hampshire Manchester, 1974-1977, New Hampshire Vocational-Technology College, Nashua, 1976-1980, New Hampshire College, 1991.
Member budget committee Town of Hudson, New Hampshire, 1983-1986, 93—, councillor, 1986-1992. Member American Vocational Association, National Business Education Association, Eastern Business Education Association, New Hampshire Business Education Association (treasurer 1970-1972).
Married Robert Louis Cote, June 26, 1965. Children: Martha, Rebecca, Jennifer.