Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Boston University, 1987.
Copy editor, New Bedford (Massachusetts) Standard Times, 1984-1987; copy editor, Middlesex News, Framingham, Massachusetts, 1987-1989; copy editor, Portland (Maine) Press Herald, since 1989.
Tutor Adult Basic Learning Exchange, Portland, since 1989. Member Society Professional Journalists, Newspaper Guild, National Organization of Women, Maine Writers and Pubrs. Association.