Bachelor, Brooklyn College, 1972. Master of Arts, New York University, 1974.
Teacher New York City Board Education, Brooklyn, 1972-1976, 85-86, student liaison counselor Life Skills, 1978-1980, 86-88. Home economist Rutgers Cooperative Extension, New Brunswick, New Jersey, from 1988. Co-chairman home economics food and fitness issue team Rutgers Cooperative Extension, Flemington, New Jersey, since 1989.
Co-chairman human development group New Jersey Agriculture Experiment Station, since 1990.
Co-chairman affordable housing coalition Community Services Council, Hunterdon County, New Jersey, 1990, board directors since 1989. Member National Council on Family Relations, National Association Extension Home Economists (member annual conference arrangements committee 1989-1990), New Jersey Association Extension Home Economists (chairman research and studies committee since 1990), Brandeis University National Women's Committee (president Middlesex County chapter 1990), Soroptomists, Kappa Omicron Nu.
Married Mark L. Spinner, March 19, 1972. Children: Cheryl, Beth.