Bachelor, State University of New York-Binghamton, 1973. Master of Science in Education, State University of New York-Binghamton, 1993.
Language arts instructor St. Michael's School, Memphis, 1983-1984. Teacher poetry/creative writing alternative literature programs State of New York, 1984-1992. Arts-in-education programs teacher Southern Tier Institute for the Arts in Education, 1984-1992.
Teacher poetry in the schools program Imagination Celebration, Broome County, New York, 1984-1992. Instructor English and composition Afton (New York ) Central High School, since 1996. Performance poet/writer Poets & Writers, Inc., since 1984.
Board directors, secretary Southern Tier Indiana Living Center, Binghamton, 1995-1996. Drama director Afton Central High School, 1997-1998. SADD advisor, Afton, since 1997.
Founder, director SADD Care Community Coffeehouse, since 1997. Lecturer in field.
Children: Adam, Seth.