Bachelor, St. Ambrose University, 1978. Master of Arts in Religious Education, St. Scholastica University, 1978.
Director religious education, St. Ambrose Parish, Roman Catholic Church, Milan, Illinois, 1967-1975; director religious education, Christ the King Parish, Moline, Illinois, 1974-1975; director religious education, St. Joseph Parish, Downers Grove, Illinois, 1978-1983; director religious education, Holy Trinity Parish, Westmont, Illinois, 1983-1987; director religious education, St. Elizabeth Seton Parish, Naperville, Illinois, since 1987. Consultant Silver Burdett & Ginn Publications, Morristown, New Jersey, since 1988.
Treasurer Safe Place, Naperville, since 1990. Illinois Parish Coordinators and Directors of Religious Education (state secretary 1985-1989, founding member), Diocese of Joliet Cluster of Religious Education (secretary 1982-1987, 90, chair 1988).