Associate of Arts, Southern Illinois University, 1973. Bachelor in Physiology, Southern Illinois University, 1977. Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1980.
Associate of Arts in Natural Resource Technology, Fox Valley Technology College, Appleton, Wisconsin, 1985.
Physical therapist private practice, 1980—1990, Colony Oaks Care Center, Appleton, 1994—1998, Oshkosh Area School District, 1997—2007. Member District 57 Wisconsin State Assembly, since 2009. Instructor Northwest Wisconsin Technology College, 1990—1994.
Peace corps volunteer, Campino Grande, Brazil, 1977—1978. Member of Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association, American Physical Therapy Association.
Married Dale Bernard Schaber.