Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1961; Master of Science, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1972.
Teacher English, Brookfield (Wisconsin) East High School, 1961-1966; substitute teacher, Manitowoc (Wisconsin) Public Schools, 1981-1986; lecturer, University of Wisconsin, Sheboygan, 1984; instructor, Doctors's Clinic, Two Rivers, Wisconsin, 1985; lecturer, Silver Lake College, Manitowoc, 1983-1986; assistant director development, Silver Lake College, Manitowoc, 1986-1987; director development, Silver Lake College, Manitowoc, 1988-1990; vice president development, Silver Lake College, Manitowoc, since 1990; member Speakers' Bureau, Silver Lake College, Manitowoc, since 1983.
Member of the board education, vice president county, chair board personnel, county president 1st Lutheran Church, Manitowoc, since 1972, president county 1993-1994. Merit badge counselor Boy Scouts American, Manitowoc, since 1984. Associate member Junior Svc.
League, chairman charity ball, 1980-1982. Volunteer solicitor Wisconsin Foundation Indiana Colls. Director Wisconsin Maritime Museum.
Member Philanthropic and Educational Organization (chapter Civil Defense), Wisconsin Association Indiana Colleges Universities, Manitowoc-TwoRivers Area Chamber of Commerce, Rotary (past vice president, president 1995-1996, Paul Harris fellow).
Married William Albert Pohlmann, June 9, 1962. Children: William Andrew, Barry Alan.