Licensed Practical Nurse certified, Aggassiz Valley School Nursing, East Grand Forks, Minnesota, 1985; ADN, Northwest Community College, Thief River Falls, Minnesota, 1989.
EMT, Polk County Ambulance Svc., Crookston, Minnesota, 1975-1977; staff nurse, Villa St. Vincent Nursing Home, Crookston, since 1985; nurse, Gateway Home Health Care, Grand Forks, 1990-1991; personal care care attendant supervisor, State of Minnesota, Crookston, 1990-1992. Instructor, consultant East Grand Forks Technology College, since 1991.
Volunteer Fun Night with Nurses Annual Ednl. Scholarship Doctor, Crookston, 1985-1992. Member Riverview Health Care Association.
Daughter of Paul M. and Lois (Wavra) P. Divorced March, 1976. Children: Andrew, John, Philip Skretvedt.