Bachelor of Science, Southern Illinois University, 1981.
Instructor basic skills education program Temple University, Bamberg, Germany, 1982. Art teacher Big Bend Community College, 1983. Instructor English as Second Language Belleville (Illinois) Area College, 1985—1986.
Art teacher Granite City High School, since 1986.
Member of American Federation Teachers.
Married Damon Wood Kopsky, June 27, 1981.