Bachelor in English magna cum laude, University Massachusetts, 1978.
Technical writer, Digital Equipment Corporation, Maynard, Massachusetts, 1978-1984; marketing communicator, Digital Equipment Corporation, Maynard, Massachusetts, 1984-1992; technical writer and trainer, Triumvirate Ltd., Westford, Massachusetts, 1992-1997; news announcer, WXLO 104.5 FM, Worcester, Massachusetts, since 1996; news announcer, Metro Networks, since 1997; freelance on-camera and voice-over talent, Westford, since 1992; reporter, anchor, Dedham (Massachusetts) Cable News, 1995-1996.
Emergency Medical Technician, Littleton/Westford, Massachusetts town ambulances, since 1979. President Minuteman Chapter EMTs, Concord, Massachusetts, 1986-1988. Soloist St. Matthew's Methodist Church, Acton, Massachusetts, since 1978.
Member International television Association, Massachusetts Association EMTs.
Married David Richard Burns, October 13, 1979. 1 child, Brian David.