Bachelor in Media Arts, Rhodes College, 1987.
Classified manager, Arkansas Business Magazine, Little Rock, 1987-1988;
publications manager, Arkansas Children's Hospital, Little Rock, 1988-1989;
director communications, Arkansas Bar Association, Little Rock, 1989-1994;
owner, Builders' Showcase Magazine, Little Rock, 1994-1996;
public relations specialist, Wills Thompson Paschall, Little Rock, 1996-1997;
director committee and development, Arkansas Advisers for Children and Families, Little Rock, since 1997. Board director public relations Arkansas Leadership, Inc., Little Rock, 1989-1990. Mem.editors advisory board West Public Company, St. Paul, speaker editors exchange, 1992.
Member business development board Cornerstone Project, Little Rock.
Special events chair Riverfest, Inc., Little Rock, 1991-1992. Member Junior League of Little Rock, 1991, secretary-treasurer public relations-marketing committee, 1991-1992. Board directors Little Rock Chamber of Commerce, 1987-1989.
Member International Association Business Communicators (editor Inside IABC Arkansas 1990-1991), National Association Bar Execs (speaker public relations section workshop 1990).
Married Eric Jon Markman, April 6, 1991 (divorced 1994).