Bachelor of Science in Nursing Education, Temple University, 1958. Registered Nurse, University Pennsylvania, 1952. Doctor of Letters, World Congress Poets, Cairo, 1990.
Senior Registered Nurse, forensic State of Florida Department Corrections, 1992-1995. Staff nurse Pines Village, North Fort Myers, Florida, 1995—1997. Staff Registered Nurse Lee Convalescent Center, Fort Myers, 1997-1998.
Unit manager Tandem Health Care, Norht Fort Myers, 1998-1999. Nurse Cape Coral (Florida) General Staff Rehabilitation, 1999—2005, Shady Rest Care Pavillion, since 2005. Author-in-residence Highland Park (New Jersey) School Systems, 1988-1990.
Member of American Society of Composers, New Jersey Poetry Society (vice president 1987-1988), Society of America Poets, Peace River (Florida) Writers Group.