Associate of Applied Science in Advertising Design, Cazenovia College, New York, 1985. Bachelor of Science in Art Education, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1987. Master of Science in Art Education, State University of New York, Oswego, 1993.
Teacher art North Syracuse School District, since 1987. Teacher art summer school Onondago Community College, Syracuse, 1999—2003.
Member of New York State Art Education Association, National Art Education Association, Beaver Lake Nature Photography (secretary, editor since 2001), Lions, Delta Kappa Gamma.
Married Paul Gerard Syrocki, August 9, 1997.